Illinois vs Uganda (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Illinois bigger than Uganda?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Uganda is 93,065 sq mi. Illinois is smaller than Uganda by 35,150 sq mi. Illinois is around 1.61 times smaller than Uganda.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Uganda

Area of Uganda:  93,065 sq mi ( 241,038 km2 )

Area of Uganda 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 Uganda

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Uganda as of 30th May 2022, is estimated to be around 48,674,129.

Population of Uganda compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Uganda.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Uganda is Kampala.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Uganda: English, Swahili


Illinois: Illinoisan
Uganda: Ugandan

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Uganda: UG

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Uganda as of 2019: 0.544

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Uganda Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (East Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Uganda:
1° 0′ 0″ N32° 0′ 0″ E

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