Kentucky vs Panama (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Panama?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Panama is 29,199 sq mi. Kentucky is bigger than Panama by 11,209 sq mi. Kentucky is around 1.39 times bigger than Panama.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Panama

Area of Panama:  29,199 sq mi ( 75,417 km2 )

Area of Panama 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 Panama

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Panama as of 2020, was estimated to be around 4,314,768.

Population of Panama compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Panama.

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

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Panama: Spanish


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Panama: Panamanian

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Panama: PA

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Panama as of 2019: 0.815

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)

Panama Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Time Zone)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Panama:
9° 0′ 0″ N80° 0′ 0″ W

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