Louisiana vs Syria (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Louisiana bigger than Syria?

The total area of Louisiana is 52,070 sq mi, and the total area of Syria is 71,500 sq mi. Louisiana is smaller than Syria by 19,430 sq mi. Louisiana is around 1.38 times smaller than Syria.

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

Area of Louisiana compared to Syria

Area of Syria: 71,500 sq mi (185,180 km2 )

Area of Syria 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 Syria

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Syria as of 2020, was estimated to be around 17,500,657.

Population of Syria compared to Louisiana

Here is some more data comparison between Louisiana and Syria.

The capital city of Louisiana is Baton Rouge, and the capital city of Syria is Damascus.

Official Languages

Louisiana: English
Syria: Arabic


Louisiana: Louisianian, Louisianais, Luisiano
Syria: Syrian

ISO 3166 Code

Louisiana: US-LA
Syria: SY

Human Development Index

HDI of Louisiana as of 2019: 0.893
HDI of Syria as of 2019: 0.567

Louisiana Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Syria Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Syria:
35° 0′ 0″ N38° 0′ 0″ E

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