Kansas vs Peru (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kansas bigger than Peru?

The total area of Kansas is 82,278 sq mi, and the total area of Peru is 496,225 sq mi. Kansas is smaller than Peru by 413,947 sq mi. Kansas is around 6.04 times smaller than Peru.

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

Area of Kansas compared to Peru

Area of Peru:  496,225 sq mi ( 1,285,216 km2 )

Area of Peru 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 Peru

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Peru as of 2020, was estimated to be around 32,971,846.

Population of Peru compared to Kansas

Here is some more data comparison between Kansas and Peru.

The capital city of Kansas is Topeka, and the capital city of Peru is Lima.

Official Languages

Kansas: English
Peru: Spanish


Kansas: Kansan
Peru: Peruvian

ISO 3166 Code

Kansas: US-KS
Peru: PE

Human Development Index

HDI of Kansas as of 2019: 0.927
HDI of Peru as of 2019: 0.777

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)

Peru Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Peru Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Peru:
10° 0′ 0″ S76° 0′ 0″ W

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