Is the UK Bigger Than Kentucky? (Comparison)

The United Kingdom is a country located in North-Western Europe, 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 the United Kingdom and Kentucky regarding various aspects.

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than Kentucky?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Kentucky is 104,656 sq km. The United Kingdom is bigger than Kentucky by 137,839 sq km. The UK is around 2.31 times bigger than Kentucky.

Area of the United Kingdom:  93,628 sq mi ( 242,495 km2 )

Area of the UK compared to Kentucky

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

Area of Kentucky compared to the UK

Population

According to the Worldometer data, the total population of the United Kingdom as of 26th July 2021, was estimated to be around 68,259,263.

Population of the UK 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 the UK

Here is some more data comparison between the United Kingdom and Kentucky.

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Kentucky: English

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Kentucky as of 2018: 0.881

United Kingdom Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)
UTC (Western European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)
UTC + 1 (Western European 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 the United Kingdom:
55° 0′ 0″ N3° 0′ 0″ W

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

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