Iowa vs Ecuador (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Iowa bigger than Ecuador?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Ecuador is 98,990 sq mi. Iowa is smaller than Ecuador by 43,132.9 sq mi. Iowa is around 1.78 times smaller than Ecuador.

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

Area of Iowa compared to Ecuador

Area of Ecuador:  98,990 sq mi ( 256,370 km2 )

Area of Ecuador 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 Ecuador

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Ecuador as of 2020, was estimated to be around 17,643,060.

Population of Ecuador compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Ecuador.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Ecuador is Quito.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Ecuador: Spanish


Iowa: Iowan
Ecuador: Ecuadorian

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Ecuador: EC

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Ecuador as of 2019: 0.759

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Ecuador Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 / − 6 (Ecuador Time / Galapagos Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Ecuador:
2° 0′ 0″ S77° 30′ 0″ W

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