Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas New Zealand is an island country in the Southwestern Pacific Ocean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and New Zealand regarding various aspects.
Is Kentucky bigger than New Zealand?
The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of New Zealand is 103,483 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than New Zealand by 63,075 sq mi. Kentucky is around 2.56 times smaller than New Zealand.
Area of Kentucky: 40,408 sq mi ( 104,656 km2 )
Area of New Zealand: 103,483 sq mi ( 268,021 km2 )
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.
Based on the World Bank data, the total population of New Zealand as of 2020, was estimated to be around 5,084,300.
Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and New Zealand.
The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of New Zealand is Wellington.
New Zealand: English, Maori, NZ Sign Language
New Zealand: New Zealander
ISO 3166 Code
New Zealand: NZ
Human Development Index
HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of New Zealand as of 2019: 0.931
Kentucky Time Zone:
UTC − 5 (Eastern Time Zone)
UTC − 6 (Central Time Zone)
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)
New Zealand Time Zone:
UTC + 12 (Time in New Zealand)
UTC + 13 (New Zealand Day Time)
Coordinates of Kentucky:
37° 32′ 4.92″ N, 85° 18′ 7.56″ W
Coordinates of New Zealand:
42° 0′ 0″ S, 173° 0′ 0″ E
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