Idaho vs Jamaica (Statistical Comparison)

Idaho is a state in the United States of America located in the Pacific Northwest region, whereas Jamaica is an island country situated in the Caribbean sea. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Idaho and Jamaica regarding various aspects.


Is Idaho bigger than Jamaica?

The total area of Idaho is 83,569 sq mi, and the total area of Jamaica is 4,244 sq mi. Idaho is bigger than Jamaica by 79,325 sq mi. Idaho is around 19.70 times bigger than Jamaica.

Area of Idaho: 83,569 sq mi ( 216,443 km2 )

Area of Idaho compared to Jamaica

Area of Jamaica:  4,244 sq mi ( 10,991 km2 )

Area of Jamaica compared to Idaho


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Idaho as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 1,900,923.

Population of Idaho compared to Jamaica

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Jamaica as of 22nd May 2022, is estimated to be around 2,985,494.

Population of Jamaica compared to Idaho

Here is some more data comparison between Idaho and Jamaica.

The capital of Idaho is Boise, and the capital city of Jamaica is Kingston.

Official Languages

Idaho: English
Jamaica: English


Idaho: Idahoan
Jamaica: Jamaican

ISO 3166 Code

Idaho: US-ID
Jamaica: JM

Human Development Index

HDI of Idaho as of 2019: 0.912
HDI of Jamaica as of 2019: 0.734

Idaho Time Zone: 

UTC − 7 (Mountain Standard Time)
UTC − 8 (Pacific Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)
UTC − 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)

Jamaica Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Idaho:
44° 21′ 3.24″ N, 114° 36′ 46.8″ W

Coordinates of Jamaica:
18° 10′ 48″ N77° 24′ 0″ W

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