Illinois vs Guatemala (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Illinois bigger than Guatemala?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Guatemala is 42,042 sq mi. Illinois is bigger than Guatemala by 15,873 sq mi. Illinois is around 1.38 times bigger than Guatemala.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Guatemala

Area of Guatemala:  42,042 sq mi (108,889 km2 )

Area of Guatemala 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 Guatemala

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Guatemala as of 29th May 2022, is estimated to be around 18,568,197.

Population of Guatemala compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Guatemala.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Guatemala is Guatemala City.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Guatemala: Spanish


Illinois: Illinoisan
Guatemala: Guatemalan

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Guatemala: GT

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Guatemala as of 2019: 0.663

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Guatemala Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (North American Central Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Guatemala:
15° 30′ 0″ N90° 15′ 0″ W

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