Iowa vs Guyana (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Iowa bigger than Guyana?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Guyana is 83,000 sq mi. Iowa is smaller than Guyana by 27,142.9 sq mi. Iowa is around 1.49 times smaller than Guyana.

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

Area of Iowa compared to Guyana

Area of Guyana:  83,000 sq mi ( 214,970 km2 )

Area of Guyana 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 Guyana

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Guyana as of 2020, was estimated to be around 786,559.

Population of Guyana compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Guyana.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Guyana is Georgetown.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Guyana: English


Iowa: Iowan
Guyana: Guyanese

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Guyana: GY

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Guyana as of 2019: 0.682

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Guyana Time Zone: 

UTC – 4 (Atlantic Time Zone)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Guyana:
5° 0′ 0″ N58° 45′ 0″ W

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