Kentucky vs Namibia (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Namibia?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Namibia is 318,772 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Namibia by 278,364 sq mi. Kentucky is around 7.89 times smaller than Namibia.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Namibia

Area of Namibia:  318,772 sq mi ( 825,615 km2 )

Area of Namibia 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 Namibia

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Namibia as of 2020, was estimated to be around 2,540,916.

Population of Namibia compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Namibia.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Namibia is Windhoek.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Namibia: English


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Namibia: Namibian

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Namibia: NA

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Namibia as of 2019: 0.646

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)

Namibia Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Central Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Namibia:
22° 0′ 0″ S17° 0′ 0″ E

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