Louisiana vs Malaysia (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Louisiana bigger than Malaysia?

The total area of Louisiana is 52,070 sq mi, and the total area of Malaysia is 127,724 sq mi. Louisiana is smaller than Malaysia by 75,654 sq mi. Louisiana is around 2.46 times smaller than Malaysia.

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

Area of Louisiana compared to Malaysia

Area of Malaysia:  127,724 sq mi ( 330,803 km2 )

Area of Malaysia 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 Malaysia

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Malaysia as of 2020, was estimated to be around 32,365,998.

Population of Malaysia compared to Louisiana

Here is some more data comparison between Louisiana and Malaysia.

The capital city of Louisiana is Baton Rouge, and the capital city of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur.

Official Languages

Louisiana: English
Malaysia: Malaysian


Louisiana: Louisianian, Louisianais, Luisiano
Malaysia: Malaysian

ISO 3166 Code

Louisiana: US-LA
Malaysia: MY

Human Development Index

HDI of Louisiana as of 2019: 0.893
HDI of Malaysia as of 2019: 0.810

Louisiana Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Malaysia Time Zone: 

UTC + 8 (Malaysian Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Malaysia:
2° 30′ 0″ N112° 30′ 0″ E

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