Illinois is a state in the United States of America located in the mid-Western region of the country, whereas Turkey is a country located in Southeastern Europe and Western Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Illinois and Turkey regarding various aspects.
Is Illinois bigger than Turkey?
The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Turkey is 302,455 sq mi. Illinois is smaller than Turkey by 244,540 sq mi. Illinois is around 5.23 times smaller than Turkey.
Area of Illinois: 57,915 sq mi ( 149,997 km2 )
Area of Turkey: 302,455 sq mi ( 783,356 km2 )
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.
Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Turkey as of 30th May 2022, is estimated to be around 86,095,223.
Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Turkey.
The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Turkey is Ankara.
Turkey: Turkish, Turk
ISO 3166 Code
Human Development Index
HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Turkey as of 2019: 0.820
Illinois Time Zone:
UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)
Turkey Time Zone:
UTC + 3 (Time in Turkey)
Coordinates of Illinois:
40° 2′ 30.12″ N, 89° 11′ 47.4″ W
Coordinates of Turkey:
39° 0′ 0″ N, 35° 0′ 0″ E
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