Florida vs Sri Lanka (Statistical Comparison)

Florida is a state in the United States of America located in the Southeastern part of the country, whereas Sri Lanka is an island country in South Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Florida and Sri Lanka regarding various aspects.


Is Florida bigger than Sri Lanka?

The total area of Florida is 65,758 sq mi, and the total area of Sri Lanka is 25,330 sq mi. Florida is bigger than Sri Lanka by 40,428 sq mi. Florida is around 2.60 times bigger than Sri Lanka.

Area of Florida: 65,758 sq mi (170,312 km2 )

Area of Florida compared to Sri Lanka

Area of Sri Lanka:  25,330 sq mi ( 65,610 km2 )

Area of Sri Lanka compared to Florida


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Florida as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 21,781,128.

Population of Florida compared to Sri Lanka

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Sri Lanka as of 2nd May 2022, is estimated to be around 21,576,034.

Population of Sri Lanka compared to Florida

Here is some more data comparison between Florida and Sri Lanka.

The capital of Florida is Tallahassee, and the capital city of Sri Lanka are Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte (legislative) and Colombo (executive and judicial).

Official Languages

Florida: English
Sri Lanka: Sinhala, Tamil


Florida: Floridian, Floridan
Sri Lanka: Sri Lankan

ISO 3166 Code

Florida: US-FL
Sri Lanka: LK

Human Development Index

HDI of Florida as of 2019: 0.916
HDI of Sri Lanka as of 2019: 0.782

Florida Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)
UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 5 (Central Daylight Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Sri Lanka Time Zone: 

UTC + 5:30 (Sri Lanka Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Florida:
28° 37′ 49.8″ N, 82° 26′ 58.92″ W

Coordinates of Sri Lanka:
7° 0′ 0″ N81° 0′ 0″ E

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