Kentucky vs Vietnam (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Vietnam?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Vietnam is 128,070 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Vietnam by 87,662 sq mi. Kentucky is around 3.17 times smaller than Vietnam.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Vietnam

Area of Vietnam:  128,070 sq mi ( 331,699 km2 )

Area of Vietnam 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 Vietnam

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Vietnam as of 2020, was estimated to be around 97,338,583.

Population of Vietnam compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Vietnam.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Vietnam is Hanoi.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Vietnam: Vietnamese


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Vietnam: Vietnamese

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Vietnam: VN

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Vietnam as of 2019: 0.704

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)

Vietnam Time Zone: 

UTC + 7:00 (Vietnam Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Vietnam:
16° 0′ 0″ N108° 0′ 0″ E

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