Kentucky vs Cuba (Statistical Comparison)

Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas Cuba is a country located in the northern Caribbean where the Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, and the Atlantic Ocean meet. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and Cuba regarding various aspects.


Is Kentucky bigger than Cuba?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Cuba is 42,426 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Cuba by 2,018 sq mi. Kentucky is around 1.05 times smaller than Cuba.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Cuba

Area of Cuba:  42,426 sq mi ( 109,884 km2 )

Area of Cuba 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 Cuba

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Cuba as of 2020, was estimated to be around 11,326,616.

Population of Cuba compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Cuba.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Cuba is Havana.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Cuba: Spanish


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Cuba: Cuban

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Cuba: CU

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Cuba as of 2019: 0.783

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)

Cuba Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Central Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Cuba:
22° 0′ 0″ N80° 0′ 0″ W

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