Kansas vs Latvia (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kansas bigger than Latvia?

The total area of Kansas is 82,278 sq mi, and the total area of Latvia is 24,983 sq mi. Kansas is bigger than Latvia by 57,295 sq mi. Kansas is around 3.30 times bigger than Latvia.

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

Area of Kansas compared to Latvia

Area of Latvia:  24,983 sq mi ( 64,589 km2 )

Area of Latvia 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 Latvia

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Latvia as of 2020, was estimated to be around 1,901,548.

Population of Latvia compared to Kansas

Here is some more data comparison between Kansas and Latvia.

The capital city of Kansas is Topeka, and the capital city of Latvia is Riga.

Official Languages

Kansas: English
Latvia: Latvian


Kansas: Kansan
Latvia: Latvian

ISO 3166 Code

Kansas: US-KS
Latvia: LV

Human Development Index

HDI of Kansas as of 2019: 0.927
HDI of Latvia as of 2019: 0.866

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)

Latvia Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Latvia:
57° 0′ 0″ N25° 0′ 0″ E

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