Louisiana vs Tanzania (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Louisiana bigger than Tanzania?

The total area of Louisiana is 52,070 sq mi, and the total area of Tanzania is 365,756 sq mi. Louisiana is smaller than Tanzania by 313,686 sq mi. Louisiana is around 7.03 times smaller than Tanzania.

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

Area of Louisiana compared to Tanzania

Area of Tanzania:  365,756 sq mi ( 947,303 km2 )

Area of Tanzania 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 Tanzania

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Tanzania as of 2020, was estimated to be around 59,734,213.

Population of Tanzania compared to Louisiana

Here is some more data comparison between Louisiana and Tanzania.

The capital city of Louisiana is Baton Rouge, and the capital city of Tanzania is Dodoma.

Official Languages

Louisiana: English
Tanzania: Swahili, English


Louisiana: Louisianian, Louisianais, Luisiano
Tanzania: Tanzanian

ISO 3166 Code

Louisiana: US-LA
Tanzania: TZ

Human Development Index

HDI of Louisiana as of 2019: 0.893
HDI of Tanzania as of 2019: 0.529

Louisiana Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Tanzania Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (East Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Tanzania:
6° 0′ 0″ S35° 0′ 0″ E

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