Illinois vs Yemen (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Illinois bigger than Yemen?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Yemen is 214,000 sq mi. Illinois is smaller than Yemen by 156,085 sq mi. Illinois is around 3.70 times smaller than Yemen.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Yemen

Area of Yemen:  214,000 sq mi ( 555,000 km2 )

Area of Yemen 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 Yemen

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Yemen as of 30th May 2022, is estimated to be around 31,130,190.

Population of Yemen compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Yemen.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Yemen is Sana’a.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Yemen: Arabic


Illinois: Illinoisan
Yemen: Yemeni, Yemenite

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Yemen: YE

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Yemen as of 2019: 0.470

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Yemen Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (Arabia Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Yemen:
15° 20′ 54″ N44° 12′ 23″ E

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