Kentucky vs Taiwan (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Taiwan?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Taiwan is 13,976 sq mi. Kentucky is bigger than Taiwan by 26,432 sq mi. Kentucky is around 2.90 times bigger than Taiwan.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Taiwan

Area of  Taiwan:  13,976 sq mi ( 36,197 km2 )

Area of Taiwan 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 Taiwan

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Taiwan as of 2020, was estimated to be around 23.57 Million.

Population of Taiwan compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Taiwan.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Taiwan is Taipei.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Taiwan: Mandarin


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Taiwan: Taiwanese

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Taiwan: TW

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Taiwan as of 2019: 0.916

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)

Taiwan Time Zone: 

UTC + 8 (Taiwan Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Taiwan:
24° 0′ 0″ N121° 0′ 0″ E

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