Worldwide Voltages

Country Voltage Frequency Notes
Afghanistan 220V 50 Hz  
Albania 220V* 50 Hz *Voltage variations common
Algeria 127/220V 50 Hz  
Angola 220V 50 Hz  
Argentina 220V 50 Hz  
Australia 240V 50 Hz  
Austria 230V 50 Hz  
Azores 220V* 50 Hz *Ponta Delgada 110V; to be converted to 220V
Bahamas 120V 60 Hz  
Bahrain 230V* 50 Hz* *Awali 110V, 60 Hz
Balearic Islands 220V 50 Hz  
Bangladesh 220V 50 Hz  
Barbados 115V 50 Hz  
Belgium 230V 50 Hz  
Belize 110/220V 60 Hz  
Bermuda 120V 60 Hz  
Bolivia 220/230V* 50 Hz *La Paz & Viacha 115V
Botswana 231V 50 Hz  
Brazil 110/220V* 60 Hz *110V found in states of Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo and Minas Gerais (though 220V may be found in some hotels).Other areas are 220V only, with the exception of Fortaleza (240V).Outlets are often a combination of type
Brunei 240V 50 Hz  
Bulgaria 220V 50 Hz  
Burundi 220V 50 Hz  
Cambodia 220V 50 Hz  
Cameroon 220V 50 Hz  
Canada 120V 60 Hz  
Canary Islands 127V 50 Hz  
Cayman Islands 120V 60 Hz  
Central African Republic 220V 50 Hz  
Chad 220V 50Hz  
Channel Islands 240V* 50 Hz *Guernsey 230V
Chile 220V 50 Hz  
China 220V 50 Hz *In China the plug type is similar to the USA but without holes in blades.The blade length is approx. 16mm while in U.S. it is approx. 17mm.
Colombia 110V 60Hz  
Congo 220V 50 Hz  
Congo, Dem. Rep.Formerly Zaire 220V 50 Hz  
Costa Rica 120V 60 Hz  
Croatia 220V 50Hz  
Cuba 110/220V 60Hz  
Cyprus 240V 50 Hz  
Czech Republic 230V 50 Hz  
Denmark 230V 50 Hz  
Dominican Republic 110V 60 Hz  
Ecuador 120-127V 60 Hz  
Egypt 220V 50 Hz  
El Salvador 115V 60 Hz  
Estonia 220V 50 Hz  
Ethiopia 220V 50 Hz  
Faeroe Islands 220V 50 Hz  
Fiji 240V 50 Hz  
Finland 230V 50 Hz  
France 230V 50 Hz  
Gambia 220V 50 Hz  
Germany 230V 50 Hz  
Ghana 230V 50 Hz  
Gibraltar 240V 50 Hz  
Greece 220V 50 Hz  
Greenland 220V 50 Hz  
Grenada (Windward Is.) 230V 50 Hz  
Guadeloupe 220V 50 Hz  
Guatemala 120V 60 Hz  
Guinea 220V 50 Hz  
Guyana 240V* 60 Hz* *Inside the capital city of Georgetown, both 120V and 240V at either 50 or 60Hz are found, depending on the part of the city (50Hz most common). Actual voltage may vary from area to area.
Haiti 110V 60 Hz  
Honduras 110V 60 Hz  
Hong Kong 220V* 50 Hz  
Hungary 220V 50 Hz  
Iceland 220V 50 Hz  
India 230V* 50 Hz *DC power in use in some areas
Indonesia 127/220V* 50 Hz *Conversion to 220V is in progress and has been completed in principal cities
Iran 220 50 Hz  
Iraq 220V 50 Hz  
Ireland (Eire) 220 50 Hz  
Israel 230V 50 Hz  
Italy 127/220V 50 Hz  
Jamaica 110V 50 Hz  
Japan 100V 50/60 Hz *Eastern Japan 50 Hz (Tokyo, Kawasaki, Sapporo, Yokohoma, and Sendai); Western Japan 60 Hz (Osaka, Kyoto, Nagoya, Hiroshima)
Jordan 220V 50 Hz  
Kenya 240V 50 Hz  
Korea 220V 60 Hz  
Kuwait 240V 50 Hz  
Laos 220V 50 Hz  
Latvia 220V 50 Hz  
Lebanon 110/220V 50 Hz  
Lesotho 220V 50 Hz  
Liberia 120V 60 Hz  
Libya 127V* 50 Hz *Barce, Benghazi, Derna, Sebha & Tobruk 230V
Lithuania 220V 50 Hz  
Luxembourg 220V 50 Hz  
Macao 200V 50 Hz  
Madagascar 127/220V 50 Hz  
Madeira 220V 50 Hz  
Malawi 230V 50 Hz  
Malaysia 240V* 50 Hz *Penang 230V
Maldives 230V 50 Hz  
Mali 220V 50 Hz  
Malta 240V 50 Hz  
Martinique 220V 50 Hz  
Mauritania 220V 50 Hz  
Mauritius 230V 50 Hz  
Mexico 127V 60 Hz  
Monaco 127/220V 50 Hz  
Montserrat (Leeward Is.) 230V 60 Hz  
Morocco 127/220V 50 Hz  
Mozambique 220V 50 Hz  
Myanmar 230V 50 Hz  
Namibia 220V* 50 Hz *Keetmanshoop 230V
Nepal 220V 50 Hz  
Netherlands 230V 50 Hz  
Netherlands Antilles 127/220V* 50 Hz *St. Martin 120V 60 Hz
New Caledonia 220V 50 Hz  
New Zealand 230V 50 Hz  
Nicaragua 120V 60 Hz  
Niger 220V 50 Hz  
Nigeria 230V 50 Hz  
Norway 230V 50 Hz  
Oman 240V* 50 Hz *Voltage variations common
Pakistan 220V 50 Hz  
Panama 110V* 60 Hz *Panama City 120V
Papua New Guinea 240V 50 Hz  
Paraguay 220V 50 Hz  
Peru 220V* 60 Hz* *Talara 110/220V; Arequipa 50 Hz
Philippines 110/220V* 60 Hz *Manila 115/230V
Poland 220V 50 Hz  
Portugal 220V 50 Hz  
Puerto Rico 120V 60 Hz  
Qatar 240V 50 Hz  
Romania 220V 50 Hz  
Russia & former Soviet republics 220V 50 Hz  
Rwanda 220V 50 Hz  
St. Kitts 230V 60 Hz  
St. Lucia 240V 50 Hz  
St. Vincent 230V 50 Hz  
Saudi Arabia 127V 60 Hz  
Senegal 127V 60 Hz  
Seychelles 240V 50 Hz  
Sierra Leone 230V 50 Hz  
Singapore 230V 50 Hz  
Slovak Republic 220V 50 Hz  
Slovenia 220V 50 Hz  
Somalia 220V* 50 Hz *Berbera 230V; Merca 110/220V
South Africa 220/230V* 50 Hz *Grahamstad & Port Elizabeth 250V; also found in King Williams
Spain 220V 50 Hz  
Sri Lanka 230V 50 Hz  
Sudan 240V 50 Hz  
Suriname 127V 60 Hz  
Swaziland 230V 50 Hz  
Sweden 230V 50 Hz  
Switzerland 220V 50 Hz  
Syria 220V 50 Hz  
Tahiti 127V 60 Hz  
Taiwan 110V 60 Hz  
Tanzania 230V 50 Hz  
Thailand 220V 50 Hz  
Togo 220V* 50 Hz *Lome 127V
Tonga 240V 50 Hz  
Trinidad & Tobago 115V 60 Hz  
Tunisia 127/220V 50 Hz  
Turkey 220V 50 Hz  
Uganda 240V* 50 Hz *Voltage variances are common
United Arab Emirates 220V* 50 Hz *Ajman & Sharjah 230V
UK 230V 50 Hz  
USA 120V 60 Hz  
Uruguay 220V 50 Hz  
Venezuela 120V 60 Hz* *Valencia and Maracay
Vietnam 127/220V* 50 Hz *To be standardized at 220V
Virgin Islands 110V 60 Hz