Iowa vs Burundi (Statistical Comparison)

Iowa is a state in the United States of America located in the Midwestern region of the country, whereas Burundi is a landlocked country in the Great Rift Valley where the African Great Lakes region and East Africa converge. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Iowa and Burundi regarding various aspects.


Is Iowa bigger than Burundi?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Burundi is 10,747 sq mi. Iowa is bigger than Burundi by 45,110.1 sq mi. Iowa is around 5.20 times bigger than Burundi.

Area of Iowa: 55,857.1 sq mi ( 144,669.2 km2 )

Area of Iowa compared to Burundi

Area of Burundi:  10,747 sq mi ( 27,834 km2 )

Area of Burundi compared to Iowa


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Iowa as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 3,193,079.

Population of Iowa compared to Burundi

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Burundi as of 2020, was estimated to be around 11,890,781.

Population of Burundi compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Burundi.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Burundi is Gitega.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Burundi: Kirundi, French, English


Iowa: Iowan
Burundi: Umurundi (singular), Abarundi (plural)

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Burundi: BI

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Burundi as of 2019: 0.433

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Burundi Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Central Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Iowa:
42° 4′ 30.36″ N, 93° 29′ 45.6″ W

Coordinates of Burundi:
3° 30′ 0″ S30° 0′ 0″ E

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