Kansas vs Kenya (Statistical Comparison)

Kansas is a state in the United States of America located in the Midwestern region of the country, whereas Kenya is a country located in Eastern Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kansas and Kenya regarding various aspects.


Is Kansas bigger than Kenya?

The total area of Kansas is 82,278 sq mi, and the total area of Kenya is 224,081 sq mi. Kansas is smaller than Kenya by 141,803 sq mi. Kansas is around 2.73 times smaller than Kenya.

Area of Kansas: 82,278 sq mi ( 213,100 km2 )

Area of Kansas compared to Kenya

Area of Kenya:  224,081 sq mi ( 580,367 km)

Area of Kenya compared to Kansas


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Kansas as of 1st July 2021, was estimated to be around 2,934,582.

Population of Kansas compared to Kenya

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Kenya as of 2020, was estimated to be around 53,771,300.

Population of Kenya compared to Kansas

Here is some more data comparison between Kansas and Kenya.

The capital city of Kansas is Topeka, and the capital city of Kenya is Nairobi.

Official Languages

Kansas: English
Kenya: Swahili


Kansas: Kansan
Kenya: Kenyan

ISO 3166 Code

Kansas: US-KS
Kenya: KE

Human Development Index

HDI of Kansas as of 2019: 0.927
HDI of Kenya as of 2019: 0.601

Kansas Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Time Zone)
UTC – 7 (Mountain Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 5 (Central Daylight Time)
UTC – 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)

Kenya Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (East Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Kansas:
38° 29′ 37.32″ N, 98° 22′ 49.44″ W

Coordinates of Kenya:
1° 0′ 0″ N38° 0′ 0″ E

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