Kentucky vs New Zealand (Statistical Comparison)

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.

Size

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 Kentucky compared to New Zealand

Area of New Zealand:  103,483 sq mi ( 268,021 km2 )

Area of New Zealand compared to Kentucky

Population

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 New Zealand

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of New Zealand as of 2020, was estimated to be around 5,084,300.

Population of New Zealand compared to Kentucky

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.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
New Zealand: English, Maori, NZ Sign Language

Demonym(s)

Kentucky: Kentuckian
New Zealand: New Zealander

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
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)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)

New Zealand Time Zone: 

UTC + 12 (Time in New Zealand)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 13 (New Zealand Day Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of New Zealand:
42° 0′ 0″ S173° 0′ 0″ E

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