Kentucky vs Cameroon (Statistical Comparison)

Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas the Republic of Cameroon is a country located in west-central Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and Cameroon regarding various aspects.


Is Kentucky bigger than Cameroon?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Cameroon is 183,569 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Cameroon by 143,161 sq mi. Kentucky is around 4.55 times smaller than Cameroon.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Cameroon

Area of Cameroon:  183,569 sq mi ( 475,442 km2 )

Area of Cameroon 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 Cameroon

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Cameroon as of 2020, was estimated to be around 26,545,864.

Population of Cameroon compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Cameroon.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Cameroon is Yaounde.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Cameroon: French, English


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Cameroon: Cameroonian

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Cameroon: CM

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Cameroon as of 2019: 0.563

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)

Cameroon Time Zone: 

UTC +1 (West Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Cameroon:
6° 0′ 0″ N12° 0′ 0″ E

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