Kansas vs Uruguay (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kansas bigger than Uruguay?

The total area of Kansas is 82,278 sq mi, and the total area of Uruguay is 68,037 sq mi. Kansas is bigger than Uruguay by 14,241 sq mi. Kansas is around 1.21 times bigger than Uruguay.

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

Area of Kansas compared to Uruguay

Area of Uruguay:  68,037 sq mi ( 176,215 km2 )

Area of Uruguay 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 Uruguay

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Uruguay as of 2020, was estimated to be around 3,473,727.

Population of Uruguay compared to Kansas

Here is some more data comparison between Kansas and Uruguay.

The capital city of Kansas is Topeka, and the capital city of Uruguay is Montevideo.

Official Languages

Kansas: English
Uruguay: Spanish


Kansas: Kansan
Uruguay: Uruguayan

ISO 3166 Code

Kansas: US-KS
Uruguay: UY

Human Development Index

HDI of Kansas as of 2019: 0.927
HDI of Uruguay as of 2019: 0.817

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)

Uruguay Time Zone: 

UTC – 3 (Uruguay Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Uruguay:
34° 53′ 0″ S56° 10′ 0″ W

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