Louisiana vs Kenya (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Louisiana bigger than Kenya?

The total area of Louisiana is 52,070 sq mi, and the total area of Kenya is 224,081 sq mi. Louisiana is smaller than Kenya by 172,011 sq mi. Louisiana is around 4.31 times smaller than Kenya.

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

Area of Louisiana compared to Kenya

Area of Kenya:  224,081 sq mi ( 580,367 km)

Area of Kenya 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 Kenya

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Kenya as of 2020, was estimated to be around 53,771,300.

Population of Kenya compared to Louisiana

Here is some more data comparison between Louisiana and Kenya.

The capital city of Louisiana is Baton Rouge, and the capital city of Kenya is Nairobi.

Official Languages

Louisiana: English
Kenya: Swahili


Louisiana: Louisianian, Louisianais, Luisiano
Kenya: Kenyan

ISO 3166 Code

Louisiana: US-LA
Kenya: KE

Human Development Index

HDI of Louisiana as of 2019: 0.893
HDI of Kenya as of 2019: 0.601

Louisiana Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Kenya Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (East Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Kenya:
1° 0′ 0″ N38° 0′ 0″ E

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