Illinois vs Israel (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Illinois bigger than Israel?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Israel is 8,630 sq mi. Illinois is bigger than Israel by 49,285 sq mi. Illinois is around 6.71 times bigger than Israel.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Israel

Area of Israel:  8,630 sq mi ( 22,145 km2 )

Area of Israel 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 Israel

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Israel as of 29th May 2022, is estimated to be around 8,920,366.

Population of Israel compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Israel.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Israel is Jerusalem.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Israel: Hebrew


Illinois: Illinoisan
Israel: Israeli

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Israel: IL

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Israel as of 2019: 0.919

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Israel Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Israel Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Israel Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Israel:
31° 0′ 0″ N35° 0′ 0″ E

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