Illinois vs Burundi (Statistical Comparison)

Illinois is a state in the United States of America located in the mid-Western region of the country, whereas Burundi is a landlocked country in the Great Rift Valley where the African Great Lakes region and East Africa converge. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Illinois and Burundi regarding various aspects.


Is Illinois bigger than Burundi?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Burundi is 10,747 sq mi. Illinois is bigger than Burundi by 47,168 sq mi. Illinois is around 5.39 times bigger than Burundi.

Area of Illinois: 57,915 sq mi ( 149,997 km2 )

Area of Illinois compared to Burundi

Area of Burundi:  10,747 sq mi ( 27,834 km2 )

Area of Burundi compared to Illinois


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Illinois as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 12,671,469.

Population of Illinois compared to Burundi

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Burundi as of 29th May 2022, is estimated to be around 12,605,572.

Population of Burundi compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Burundi.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Burundi is Gitega.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Burundi: Kirundi, French, English


Illinois: Illinoisan
Burundi: Umurundi (singular), Abarundi (plural)

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Burundi: BI

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Burundi as of 2019: 0.433

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Burundi Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Central Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Illinois:
40° 2′ 30.12″ N, 89° 11′ 47.4″ W

Coordinates of Burundi:
3° 30′ 0″ S30° 0′ 0″ E

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