Iowa vs Kuwait (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Iowa bigger than Kuwait?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Kuwait is 6,880 sq mi. Iowa is bigger than Kuwait by 48,977.1 sq mi. Iowa is around 8.12 times bigger than Kuwait.

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

Area of Iowa compared to Kuwait

Area of Kuwait:  6,880 sq mi ( 17,818 km2 )

Area of Kuwait 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 Kuwait

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Kuwait as of 2020, was estimated to be around 4,270,563.

Population of Kuwait compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Kuwait.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Kuwait is Kuwait City.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Kuwait: Arabic


Iowa: Iowan
Kuwait: Kuwaiti

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Kuwait: KW

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Kuwait as of 2019: 0.806

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Kuwait Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (Arabia Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Kuwait:
29° 30′ 0″ N47° 45′ 0″ E

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