Louisiana vs Paraguay (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Louisiana bigger than Paraguay?

The total area of Louisiana is 52,070 sq mi, and the total area of Paraguay is 157,065 sq mi. Louisiana is smaller than Paraguay by 104,995 sq mi. Louisiana is around 3.02 times smaller than Paraguay.

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

Area of Louisiana compared to Paraguay

Area of Paraguay:  157,065 sq mi ( 406,796 km2 )

Area of Paraguay 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 Paraguay

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Paraguay as of 2020, was estimated to be around 7,132,530.

Population of Paraguay compared to Louisiana

Here is some more data comparison between Louisiana and Paraguay.

The capital city of Louisiana is Baton Rouge, and the capital city of Paraguay is Asuncion.

Official Languages

Louisiana: English
Paraguay: Spanish, Guarani


Louisiana: Louisianian, Louisianais, Luisiano
Paraguay: Paraguayan

ISO 3166 Code

Louisiana: US-LA
Paraguay: PY

Human Development Index

HDI of Louisiana as of 2019: 0.893
HDI of Paraguay as of 2019: 0.728

Louisiana Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Paraguay Time Zone: 

UTC − 4(Paraguay Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 3 (Paraguay Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Paraguay:
23° 0′ 0″ S58° 0′ 0″ W

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