Idaho vs Japan (Statistical Comparison)

Idaho is a state in the United States of America located in the Pacific Northwest region, whereas Japan is an island country in East Asia, located in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Idaho and Japan regarding various aspects.


Is Idaho bigger than Japan?

The total area of Idaho is 83,569 sq mi, and the total area of Japan is 145,937 sq mi. Idaho is smaller than Japan by 62,368 sq mi. Idaho is around 1.75 times smaller than Japan.

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

Area of Idaho compared to Japan

Area of Japan:  145,937 sq mi ( 377,975 km2 )

Area of Japan 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 Japan

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Japan as of 22nd May 2022, is estimated to be around 125,759,590.

Population of Japan compared to Idaho

Here is some more data comparison between Idaho and Japan.

The capital of Idaho is Boise, and the capital city of Japan is Tokyo.

Official Languages

Idaho: English
Japan: Japanese


Idaho: Idahoan
Japan: Japanese

ISO 3166 Code

Idaho: US-ID
Japan: JP

Human Development Index

HDI of Idaho as of 2019: 0.912
HDI of Japan as of 2019: 0.919

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)

Japan Time Zone: 

UTC + 9 (Japan Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Japan:
36° 0′ 0″ N138° 0′ 0″ E

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