Indiana vs Nicaragua (Statistical Comparison)

Indiana is a state in the United States of America located in the Midwestern region of the country, whereas Nicaragua is a country located in Central America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Indiana and Nicaragua regarding various aspects.


Is Indiana bigger than Nicaragua?

The total area of Indiana is 36,418 sq mi, and the total area of Nicaragua is 50,338 sq mi. Indiana is smaller than Nicaragua by 13,920 sq mi. Indiana is around 1.39 times smaller than Nicaragua.

Area of Indiana: 36,418 sq mi ( 94,321 km2 )

Area of Indiana compared to Nicaragua

Area of Nicaragua:  50,338 sq mi ( 130,375 km2 )

Area of Nicaragua compared to Indiana


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Indiana as of 1st July 2021, was estimated to be around 6,805,985.

Population of Indiana compared to Nicaragua

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Nicaragua as of 2020, was estimated to be around 6,624,554.

Population of Nicaragua compared to Indiana

Here is some more data comparison between Indiana and Nicaragua.

The capital of Indiana is Indianapolis, and the capital city of Nicaragua is Managua.

Official Languages

Indiana: English
Nicaragua: Spanish


Indiana: Hoosier
Nicaragua: Nicaraguan

ISO 3166 Code

Indiana: US-IN
Nicaragua: NI

Human Development Index

HDI of Indiana as of 2019: 0.912
HDI of Nicaragua as of 2019: 0.660

Indiana Time Zone: 

(80 Counties)

UTC  – 5 (Eastern Standard Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC  – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

(12 Counties)

UTC  – 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Nicaragua Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Time zone)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Indiana:
39° 53′ 39.12″ N, 86° 16′ 53.76″ W

Coordinates of Nicaragua:
13° 8′ 0″ N85° 7′ 0″ W

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