Iowa vs the Dominican Republic (Statistical Comparison)

Iowa is a state in the United States of America located in the Midwestern region of the country, whereas the Dominican Republic is a country located on the island of Hispaniola in the Greater Antilles archipelago of the Caribbean region. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Iowa and the Dominican Republic regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Iowa bigger than the Dominican Republic?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of the Dominican Republic is 18,792 sq mi. Iowa is bigger than the Dominican Republic by 37,065.1 sq mi. Iowa is around 2.98 times bigger than the Dominican Republic.

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

Area of Iowa compared to the Dominican Republic

Area of the Dominican Republic:  18,792 sq mi (48,671 km2 )

Area of the Dominican Republic compared to Iowa

Population

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 the Dominican Republic

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of the Dominican Republic as of 2020, was estimated to be around 10,847,904.

Population of the Dominican Republic compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and the Dominican Republic.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of the Dominican Republic is Santo Domingo.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
The Dominican Republic: Spanish

Demonym(s)

Iowa: Iowan
The Dominican Republic: Dominican

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
The Dominican Republic: DO

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of the Dominican Republic as of 2019: 0.756

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

The Dominican Republic Time Zone: 

UTC – 4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the Dominican Republic:
19° 0′ 0″ N70° 40′ 0″ W

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