Illinois vs the Philippines (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Illinois bigger than the Philippines?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of the Philippines is 120,000 sq mi. Illinois is smaller than the Philippines by 62,085 sq mi. Illinois is around 2.08 times smaller than the Philippines.

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

Area of Illinois compared to the Philippines

Area of the Philippines: 120,000 sq mi (300,000 km2 )

Area of the Philippines 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 the Philippines

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of the Philippines as of 30th May 2022, is estimated to be around 112,419,706.

Population of the Philippines compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and the Philippines.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of the Philippines is Manila.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
The Philippines: Filipino, English


Illinois: Illinoisan
The Philippines: Filipino

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
The Philippines: PH

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of the Philippines as of 2019: 0.718

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

The Philippines Time Zone: 

UTC + 8 (The Philippine Standard Time)

The Philippines doesn’t observe daylight saving time.

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the Philippines:
13° 0′ 0″ N122° 0′ 0″ E

You may also like to read:

Illinois vs Thailand Comparison

Illinois vs the Dominican Republic Comparison

Illinois vs the Netherlands Comparison

Leave a Comment