Kentucky vs Barbados (Statistical Comparison)

Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas Barbados is an island country located in the Caribbean region of North America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and Barbados regarding various aspects.


Is Kentucky bigger than Barbados?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Barbados is 169 sq mi. Kentucky is bigger than Barbados by 40,239 sq mi. Kentucky is around 239.10 times bigger than Barbados.

Area of Kentucky:  40,408 sq mi ( 104,656 km2 )

Area of Kentucky compared to Barbados

Area of Barbados: 169 sq mi ( 439 km2 )

Area of Barbados compared to Kentucky


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Kentucky as of 1st July 2021, was estimated to be around 4,509,394.

Population of Kentucky compared to Barbados

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Barbados as of 2020, was estimated to be around 287,371.

Population of Barbados compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Barbados.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Barbados is Bridgetown.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Barbados: English


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Barbados: Barbadian

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Barbados: BB

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Barbados as of 2019: 0.814

Kentucky Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Time Zone)
UTC − 6 (Central Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)

Barbados Time Zone: 

UTC -4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Kentucky:
37° 32′ 4.92″ N, 85° 18′ 7.56″ W

Coordinates of Barbados:
13° 10′ 12″ N59° 33′ 9″ W

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