Illinois vs Egypt (Statistical Comparison)

Illinois is a state in the United States of America located in the mid-Western region of the country, whereas Egypt is a country linking northeast Africa and the Middle East. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Illinois and Egypt regarding various aspects.


Is Illinois bigger than Egypt?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Egypt is 390,121 sq mi. Illinois is smaller than Egypt by 332,206 sq mi. Illinois is around 6.74 times smaller than Egypt.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Egypt

Area of Egypt:  390,121 sq mi ( 1,010,408 km2 )

Area of Egypt 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 Egypt

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Egypt as of 29th May 2022, is estimated to be around 106,132,902.

Population of Egypt compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Egypt.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Egypt is Cairo.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Egypt: Arabic


Illinois: Illinoisan
Egypt: Egyptian

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Egypt: EG

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Egypt as of 2019: 0.707

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Egypt Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Egypt Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Egypt:
26° 0′ 0″ N30° 0′ 0″ E

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