Connecticut vs South Korea (Statistical Comparison)

Connecticut is the southernmost state of the United States of America located in the New England region of the country, whereas South Korea is a country in East Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Connecticut and South Korea regarding various aspects.


Is Connecticut bigger than South Korea?

The total area of Connecticut is 5,567 sq mi, and the total area of South Korea is 38,750 sq mi. Connecticut is smaller than South Korea by 33,183 sq mi. Connecticut is around 6.96 times smaller than South Korea.

Area of Connecticut: 5,567 sq mi ( 14,357 km2 )

Area of Connecticut compared to South Korea

Area of South Korea:  38,750 sq mi ( 100,363 km2 )

Area of South Korea compared to Connecticut


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Connecticut as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 3,605,597.

Population of Connecticut compared to South Korea

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of South Korea as of 19th April 2022, is estimated to be around 51,347,883.

Population of South Korea compared to Connecticut

Here is some more data comparison between Connecticut and South Korea.

The capital of Connecticut is Hartford, and the capital city of South Korea is Seoul.

Official Languages

Connecticut: None
South Korea: Korean


Connecticut: Connecticuter, Connecticutian
South Korea: South Korean, Korean

ISO 3166 Code

Connecticut: US-CT
South Korea: KR

Human Development Index

HDI of Connecticut as of 2019: 0.954
HDI of South Korea as of 2019: 0.916

Connecticut Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

South Korea Time Zone: 

UTC + 9 (Korea Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Connecticut:
41° 36′ 0″ N, 72° 42′ 0″ W

Coordinates of South Korea:
36° 0′ 0″ N128° 0′ 0″ E

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