Kentucky vs Kuwait (Statistical Comparison)

Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas Kuwait is a country located in Western Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and Kuwait regarding various aspects.


Is Kentucky bigger than Kuwait?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Kuwait is 6,880 sq mi. Kentucky is bigger than Kuwait by 33,528 sq mi. Kentucky is around 5.88 times bigger than Kuwait.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Kuwait

Area of Kuwait:  6,880 sq mi ( 17,818 km2 )

Area of Kuwait 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 Kuwait

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Kuwait as of 2020, was estimated to be around 4,270,563.

Population of Kuwait compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Kuwait.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Kuwait is Kuwait City.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Kuwait: Arabic


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Kuwait: Kuwaiti

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Kuwait: KW

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Kuwait as of 2019: 0.806

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)

Kuwait Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (Arabia Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Kuwait:
29° 30′ 0″ N47° 45′ 0″ E

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