Kentucky vs Paraguay (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Paraguay?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Paraguay is 157,065 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Paraguay by 116,657 sq mi. Kentucky is around 3.89 times smaller than Paraguay.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Paraguay

Area of Paraguay:  157,065 sq mi ( 406,796 km2 )

Area of Paraguay 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 Paraguay

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Paraguay as of 2020, was estimated to be around 7,132,530.

Population of Paraguay compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Paraguay.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Paraguay is Asuncion.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Paraguay: Spanish, Guarani


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Paraguay: Paraguayan

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Paraguay: PY

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Paraguay as of 2019: 0.728

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)

Paraguay Time Zone: 

UTC − 4(Paraguay Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 3 (Paraguay Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Paraguay:
23° 0′ 0″ S58° 0′ 0″ W

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