Illinois vs Guyana (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Illinois bigger than Guyana?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Guyana is 83,000 sq mi. Illinois is smaller than Guyana by 25,085 sq mi. Illinois is around 1.44 times smaller than Guyana.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Guyana

Area of Guyana:  83,000 sq mi ( 214,970 km2 )

Area of Guyana 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 Guyana

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Guyana as of 29th May 2022, is estimated to be around 793,799.

Population of Guyana compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Guyana.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Guyana is Georgetown.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Guyana: English


Illinois: Illinoisan
Guyana: Guyanese

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Guyana: GY

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Guyana as of 2019: 0.682

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Guyana Time Zone: 

UTC – 4 (Atlantic Time Zone)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Guyana:
5° 0′ 0″ N58° 45′ 0″ W

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