Kentucky vs Egypt (Statistical Comparison)

Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas Egypt is a country linking northeast Africa and the Middle East. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and Egypt regarding various aspects.


Is Kentucky bigger than Egypt?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Egypt is 390,121 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Egypt by 349,713 sq mi. Kentucky is around 9.66 times smaller than Egypt.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Egypt

Area of Egypt:  390,121 sq mi ( 1,010,408 km2 )

Area of Egypt 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 Egypt

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Egypt as of 2020, was estimated to be around 102,334,403.

Population of Egypt compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Egypt.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Egypt is Cairo.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Egypt: Arabic


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Egypt: Egyptian

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Egypt: EG

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Egypt as of 2019: 0.707

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)

Egypt Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Egypt Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Egypt:
26° 0′ 0″ N30° 0′ 0″ E

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