Illinois vs Ecuador (Statistical Comparison)

Illinois is a state in the United States of America located in the mid-Western region of the country, whereas Ecuador is a country located in Northwestern South America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Illinois and Ecuador regarding various aspects.


Is Illinois bigger than Ecuador?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Ecuador is 98,990 sq mi. Illinois is smaller than Ecuador by 41,075 sq mi. Illinois is around 1.71 times smaller than Ecuador.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Ecuador

Area of Ecuador:  98,990 sq mi ( 256,370 km2 )

Area of Ecuador 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 Ecuador

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Ecuador as of 29th May 2022, is estimated to be around 18,165,898.

Population of Ecuador compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Ecuador.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Ecuador is Quito.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Ecuador: Spanish


Illinois: Illinoisan
Ecuador: Ecuadorian

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Ecuador: EC

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Ecuador as of 2019: 0.759

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Ecuador Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 / − 6 (Ecuador Time / Galapagos Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Ecuador:
2° 0′ 0″ S77° 30′ 0″ W

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