Illinois vs Jordan (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Illinois bigger than Jordan?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Jordan is 34,495 sq mi. Illinois is bigger than Jordan by 23,420 sq mi. Illinois is around 1.68 times bigger than Jordan.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Jordan

Area of Jordan:  34,495 sq mi ( 89,342 km2 )

Area of Jordan 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 Jordan

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Jordan as of 29th May 2022, is estimated to be around 10,398,764.

Population of Jordan compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Jordan.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Jordan is Amman.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Jordan: Arabic


Illinois: Illinoisan
Jordan: Jordanian

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Jordan: JO

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Jordan as of 2019: 0.729

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Jordan Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Jordan:
31° 14′ 24″ N36° 30′ 36″ E

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