Kentucky vs Suriname (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Suriname?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Suriname is 63,252 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Suriname by 22,844 sq mi. Kentucky is around 1.57 times smaller than Suriname.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Suriname

Area of Suriname:  63,252 sq mi ( 163,821 km2 )

Area of Suriname 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 Suriname

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Suriname as of 2020, was estimated to be around 586,634.

Population of Suriname compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Suriname.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Suriname is Paramaribo.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Suriname: Dutch


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Suriname: Surinamese

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Suriname: SR

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Suriname as of 2019: 0.738

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)

Suriname Time Zone: 

UTC − 3 (Suriname Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Suriname:
4° 0′ 0″ N56° 0′ 0″ W

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