Illinois vs Paraguay (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Illinois bigger than Paraguay?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Paraguay is 157,065 sq mi. Illinois is smaller than Paraguay by 99,150 sq mi. Illinois is around 2.72 times smaller than Paraguay.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Paraguay

Area of Paraguay:  157,065 sq mi ( 406,796 km2 )

Area of Paraguay 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 Paraguay

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Paraguay as of 30th May 2022, is estimated to be around 7,302,658.

Population of Paraguay compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Paraguay.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Paraguay is Asuncion.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Paraguay: Spanish, Guarani


Illinois: Illinoisan
Paraguay: Paraguayan

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Paraguay: PY

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Paraguay as of 2019: 0.728

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Paraguay Time Zone: 

UTC − 4(Paraguay Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 3 (Paraguay Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Paraguay:
23° 0′ 0″ S58° 0′ 0″ W

You may also like to read:

Illinois vs Oman Comparison

Illinois vs Pakistan Comparison

Illinois vs Panama Comparison

Leave a Comment