Kentucky vs the Dominican Republic (Statistical Comparison)

Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas the Dominican Republic is a country located on the island of Hispaniola in the Greater Antilles archipelago of the Caribbean region. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and the Dominican Republic regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Kentucky bigger than the Dominican Republic?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of the Dominican Republic is 18,792 sq mi. Kentucky is bigger than the Dominican Republic by 21,616 sq mi. Kentucky is around 2.15 times bigger than the Dominican Republic.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to the Dominican Republic

Area of the Dominican Republic:  18,792 sq mi (48,671 km2 )

Area of the Dominican Republic 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 the Dominican Republic

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of the Dominican Republic as of 2020, was estimated to be around 10,847,904.

Population of the Dominican Republic compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and the Dominican Republic.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of the Dominican Republic is Santo Domingo.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
The Dominican Republic: Spanish

Demonym(s)

Kentucky: Kentuckian
The Dominican Republic: Dominican

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
The Dominican Republic: DO

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of the Dominican Republic as of 2019: 0.756

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)

The Dominican Republic Time Zone: 

UTC – 4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the Dominican Republic:
19° 0′ 0″ N70° 40′ 0″ W

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