Louisiana vs Iran (Statistical Comparison)

Louisiana is a state in the Deep South and South Central regions of the United States of America, whereas Iran is a country located in Western Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Louisiana and Iran regarding various aspects.


Is Louisiana bigger than Iran?

The total area of Louisiana is 52,070 sq mi, and the total area of Iran is 636,372 sq mi. Louisiana is smaller than Iran by 584,302 sq mi. Louisiana is around 12.23 times smaller than Iran.

Area of Louisiana: 52,070 sq mi ( 135,382 km2 )

Area of Louisiana compared to Iran

Area of Iran:  636,372 sq mi ( 1,648,195 km2 )

Area of Iran compared to Louisiana


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Louisiana as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 4,624,047.

Population of Louisiana compared to Iran

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Iran as of 2020, was estimated to be around 83,992,953.

Population of Iran compared to Louisiana

Here is some more data comparison between Louisiana and Iran.

The capital city of Louisiana is Baton Rouge, and the capital city of Iran is Tehran.

Official Languages

Louisiana: English
Iran: Persian


Louisiana: Louisianian, Louisianais, Luisiano
Iran: Iranian

ISO 3166 Code

Louisiana: US-LA
Iran: IR

Human Development Index

HDI of Louisiana as of 2019: 0.893
HDI of Iran as of 2019: 0.783

Louisiana Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)

Iran Time Zone: 

UTC + 3:30 (Iran Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 4:30 (Iran Standard Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Louisiana:
31° 4′ 8.04″ N, 91° 59′ 48.48″ W

Coordinates of Iran:
32° 0′ 0″ N53° 0′ 0″ E

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