Kentucky vs Burundi (Statistical Comparison)

Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas Burundi is a landlocked country in the Great Rift Valley where the African Great Lakes region and East Africa converge. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and Burundi regarding various aspects.


Is Kentucky bigger than Burundi?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Burundi is 10,747 sq mi. Kentucky is bigger than Burundi by 29,661 sq mi. Kentucky is around 3.76 times bigger than Burundi.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Burundi

Area of Burundi:  10,747 sq mi ( 27,834 km2 )

Area of Burundi 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 Burundi

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Burundi as of 2020, was estimated to be around 11,890,781.

Population of Burundi compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Burundi.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Burundi is Gitega.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Burundi: Kirundi, French, English


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Burundi: Umurundi (singular), Abarundi (plural)

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Burundi: BI

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Burundi as of 2019: 0.433

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)

Burundi Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Central Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Burundi:
3° 30′ 0″ S30° 0′ 0″ E

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