Illinois vs Zimbabwe (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Illinois bigger than Zimbabwe?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Zimbabwe is 150,872 sq mi. Illinois is smaller than Zimbabwe by 92,957 sq mi. Illinois is around 2.61 times smaller than Zimbabwe.

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

Area of Illinois compared to Zimbabwe

Area of Zimbabwe:  150,872 sq mi ( 390,757 km2 )

Area of Zimbabwe 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 Zimbabwe

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Zimbabwe as of 30th May 2022, is estimated to be around 15,285,220.

Population of Zimbabwe compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Zimbabwe.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Zimbabwe is Harare.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Zimbabwe: There are 16 official languages in Zimbabwe.


Illinois: Illinoisan
Zimbabwe: Zimbabwean

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Zimbabwe: ZW

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Zimbabwe as of 2019: 0.571

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Zimbabwe Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Central Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Zimbabwe:
20° 0′ 0″ S30° 0′ 0″ E

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