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Illinois vs Portugal (Statistical Comparison)

Illinois vs Portugal (Statistical Comparison)

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Is Illinois bigger than Portugal

Illinois is a state in the United States of America located in the mid-Western region of the country, whereas Portugal is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula, in southwestern Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Illinois and Portugal regarding various aspects.


Is Illinois bigger than Portugal?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Portugal is 35,603 sq mi. Illinois is bigger than Portugal by 22,312 sq mi. Illinois is around 1.63 times bigger than Portugal.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Portugal

Area of Portugal:  35,603 sq mi ( 92,212 km2 )

Area of Portugal 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 Portugal

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Portugal as of 30th May 2022, is estimated to be around 10,140,911.

Population of Portugal compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Portugal.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Portugal is Lisbon.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Portugal: Portuguese


Illinois: Illinoisan
Portugal: Portuguese

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Portugal: PT

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Portugal as of 2019: 0.864

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Portugal Time Zone: 

UTC (Western European Time)
UTC – 1 (Atlantic, Azores)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (Western European Summer Time )
UTC (Atlantic, Azores)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Portugal:
38° 42′ 0″ N9° 11′ 0″ W

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Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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