Is Northern Ireland Bigger Than Kentucky? (Comparison)

Northern Ireland is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Kentucky is a state in the Upland South region of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Northern Ireland and Kentucky regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Northern Ireland bigger than Kentucky?

The total area of Northern Ireland is 14,130 sq km, and the total area of Kentucky is 104,656 sq km. Northern Ireland is smaller than Kentucky by 90,526 sq km. Northern Ireland is around 7.40 times smaller than Kentucky.

Area of Northern Ireland:  5,460 sq mi ( 14,130 km2 )

Area of Northern Ireland compared to Kentucky

Area of Kentucky:  40,407 sq mi ( 104,656 km2 )

Area of Kentucky compared to Northern Ireland

Population

According to the Eurostat and United Nations data, the total population of Northern Ireland as of 2019 was estimated to be around 1.885 Million.

Population of Northern Ireland compared to Kentucky

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Kentucky as of 2019 was estimated to be around 4.468 Million.

population of Kentucky compared to Northern Ireland

Here is some more data comparison between Northern Ireland and Kentucky.

The capital city of Northern Ireland is Belfast, and the capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort.

Official Languages

Northern Ireland: English, Irish
Kentucky: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Northern Ireland as of 2018: 0.887
HDI of Kentucky as of 2018: 0.881

Northern Ireland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Kentucky Timezone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Time Zone)
UTC − 6 (Central Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Northern Ireland:
54° 40′ 0″ N6° 40′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Kentucky:
37° 32′ 4.92″ N85° 18′ 7.56″ W

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