Iowa vs India (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Iowa bigger than India?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of India is 1,269,219 sq mi. Iowa is smaller than India by 1,213,361.9 sq mi. Iowa is around 22.73 times smaller than India.

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

Area of Iowa compared to India

Area of India:  1,269,219 sq mi (3,287,263 km2 )

Area of India 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 India

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of India as of 2020, was estimated to be around 1,380,004,390.

Population of India compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and India.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of India is New Delhi.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
India: Hindi, English, Indian


Iowa: Iowan
India: Indian

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
India: IN

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of India as of 2019: 0.645

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

India Time Zone: 

UTC + 5:30 (Indian Standard Time)
India doesn’t observe daylight saving time.

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of India:
1° 0′ 0″ N78° 0′ 0″ E

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