Iowa vs Qatar (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Iowa bigger than Qatar?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Qatar is 4,471 sq mi. Iowa is bigger than Qatar by 51,386.1 sq mi. Iowa is around 12.50 times bigger than Qatar.

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

Area of Iowa compared to Qatar

Area of Qatar:  4,471 sq mi ( 11,581 km2 )

Area of Qatar 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 Qatar

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Qatar as of 2020, was estimated to be around 2,881,060.

Population of Qatar compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Qatar.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Qatar is Doha.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Qatar: Arabic


Iowa: Iowan
Qatar: Qatari

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Qatar: QA

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Qatar as of 2019: 0.848

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Qatar Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (Arabia Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Qatar:
25° 30′ 0″ N51° 15′ 0″ E

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