Kentucky vs Uganda (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Uganda?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Uganda is 93,065 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Uganda by 52,657 sq mi. Kentucky is around 2.31 times smaller than Uganda.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Uganda

Area of Uganda:  93,065 sq mi ( 241,038 km2 )

Area of Uganda 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 Uganda

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Uganda as of 2020, was estimated to be around 45,741,000.

Population of Uganda compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Uganda.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Uganda is Kampala.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Uganda: English, Swahili


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Uganda: Ugandan

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Uganda: UG

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Uganda as of 2019: 0.544

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)

Uganda Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (East Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Uganda:
1° 0′ 0″ N32° 0′ 0″ E

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