Illinois vs Venezuela (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Illinois bigger than Venezuela?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Venezuela is 353,841 sq mi. Illinois is smaller than Venezuela by 295,926 sq mi. Illinois is around 6.11 times smaller than Venezuela.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Venezuela

Area of Venezuela:  353,841 sq mi ( 916,445 km2 )

Area of Venezuela 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 Venezuela

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Venezuela as of 30th May 2022, is estimated to be around 28,284,699.

Population of Venezuela compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Venezuela.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Venezuela is Caracas.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Venezuela: Spanish


Illinois: Illinoisan
Venezuela: Venezuelan

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Venezuela: VE

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Venezuela as of 2019: 0.711

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Venezuela Time Zone: 

UTC – 4 (Venezuelan Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Venezuela:
7° 0′ 0″ N65° 0′ 0″ W

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