Kentucky vs Guyana (Statistical Comparison)

Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas Guyana is a country on the northern mainland of South America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and Guyana regarding various aspects.


Is Kentucky bigger than Guyana?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Guyana is 83,000 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Guyana by 42,592 sq mi. Kentucky is around 2.06 times smaller than Guyana.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Guyana

Area of Guyana:  83,000 sq mi ( 214,970 km2 )

Area of Guyana 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 Guyana

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Guyana as of 2020, was estimated to be around 786,559.

Population of Guyana compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Guyana.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Guyana is Georgetown.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Guyana: English


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Guyana: Guyanese

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Guyana: GY

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Guyana as of 2019: 0.682

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)

Guyana Time Zone: 

UTC – 4 (Atlantic Time Zone)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Guyana:
5° 0′ 0″ N58° 45′ 0″ W

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