Iowa vs Indonesia (Statistical Comparison)

Iowa is a state in the United States of America located in the Midwestern region of the country, whereas Indonesia is a country located in Southeast Asia and Oceania between the Indian and Pacific oceans. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Iowa and Indonesia regarding various aspects.


Is Iowa bigger than Indonesia?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Indonesia is 735,358 sq mi. Iowa is smaller than Indonesia by 679,500.9 sq mi. Iowa is around 13.17 times smaller than Indonesia.

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

Area of Iowa compared to Indonesia

Area of Indonesia:  735,358 sq mi ( 1,904,569 km2 )

Area of Indonesia 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 Indonesia

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Indonesia as of 2020, was estimated to be around 273,523,621.

Population of Indonesia compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Indonesia.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Indonesia is Jakarta.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Indonesia: Indonesian


Iowa: Iowan
Indonesia: Indonesian

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Indonesia: ID

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Indonesia as of 2019: 0.718

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Indonesia Time Zone: 

UTC + 7 to +9

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Indonesia:
5° 0′ 0″ S120° 0′ 0″ E

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