Colorado vs New Zealand (Statistical Comparison)

Colorado is a state located in the Mountain West subregion of the Western United States, whereas New Zealand is an island country in the Southwestern Pacific Ocean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Colorado and New Zealand regarding various aspects.


Is Colorado bigger than New Zealand?

The total area of Colorado is 104,094 sq mi, and the total area of New Zealand is 103,483 sq mi. Colorado is bigger than New Zealand by 611 sq mi. Colorado is around 1.01 times bigger than New Zealand.

Area of Colorado: 104,094 sq mi ( 269,837 km2 )

Area of Colorado compared to New Zealand

Area of New Zealand:  103,483 sq mi ( 268,021 km2 )

Area of New Zealand compared to Colorado


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Colorado as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 5,812,069.

Population of Colorado compared to New Zealand

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of New Zealand as of 14th April 2022, is estimated to be around 4,892,461.

Population of New Zealand compared to Colorado

Here is some more data comparison between Colorado and New Zealand.

The capital of Colorado is Denver, and the capital city of New Zealand is Wellington.

Official Languages

Colorado: English
New Zealand: English, Maori, NZ Sign Language


Colorado: Coloradan
New Zealand: New Zealander

ISO 3166 Code

Colorado: US-CO
New Zealand: NZ

Human Development Index

HDI of Colorado as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of New Zealand as of 2019: 0.931

Colorado Time Zone: 

UTC − 7 (Mountain Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)

New Zealand Time Zone: 

UTC + 12 (Time in New Zealand)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 13 (New Zealand Day Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Colorado:
38° 59′ 49.92″ N, 105° 32′ 52.08″ W

Coordinates of New Zealand:
42° 0′ 0″ S173° 0′ 0″ E

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