Florida vs the Philippines (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Florida bigger than the Philippines?

The total area of Florida is 65,758 sq mi, and the total area of the Philippines is 120,000 sq mi. Florida is smaller than the Philippines by 54,242 sq mi. Florida is around 1.83 times smaller than the Philippines.

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

Area of Florida compared to the Philippines

Area of the Philippines: 120,000 sq mi (300,000 km2 )

Area of the Philippines 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 the Philippines

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of the Philippines as of 2nd May 2022, is estimated to be around 112,279,211.

Population of the Philippines compared to Florida

Here is some more data comparison between Florida and the Philippines.

The capital of Florida is Tallahassee, and the capital city of the Philippines is Manila.

Official Languages

Florida: English
The Philippines: Filipino, English


Florida: Floridian, Floridan
The Philippines: Filipino

ISO 3166 Code

Florida: US-FL
The Philippines: PH

Human Development Index

HDI of Florida as of 2019: 0.916
HDI of the Philippines as of 2019: 0.718

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)

The Philippines Time Zone: 

UTC + 8 (The Philippine Standard Time)

The Philippines doesn’t observe daylight saving time.

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the Philippines:
13° 0′ 0″ N122° 0′ 0″ E

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