Louisiana vs Peru (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Louisiana bigger than Peru?

The total area of Louisiana is 52,070 sq mi, and the total area of Peru is 496,225 sq mi. Louisiana is smaller than Peru by 444,155 sq mi. Louisiana is around 9.53 times smaller than Peru.

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

Area of Louisiana compared to Peru

Area of Peru:  496,225 sq mi ( 1,285,216 km2 )

Area of Peru 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 Peru

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Peru as of 2020, was estimated to be around 32,971,846.

Population of Peru compared to Louisiana

Here is some more data comparison between Louisiana and Peru.

The capital city of Louisiana is Baton Rouge, and the capital city of Peru is Lima.

Official Languages

Louisiana: English
Peru: Spanish


Louisiana: Louisianian, Louisianais, Luisiano
Peru: Peruvian

ISO 3166 Code

Louisiana: US-LA
Peru: PE

Human Development Index

HDI of Louisiana as of 2019: 0.893
HDI of Peru as of 2019: 0.777

Louisiana Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Peru Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Peru Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Peru:
10° 0′ 0″ S76° 0′ 0″ W

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