Louisiana vs the Netherlands (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Louisiana bigger than the Netherlands?

The total area of Louisiana is 52,070 sq mi, and the total area of the Netherlands is 16,164 sq mi. Louisiana is bigger than the Netherlands by 35,906 sq mi. Louisiana is around 3.23 times bigger than the Netherlands.

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

Area of Louisiana compared to the Netherlands

Area of the Netherlands:  16,164 sq mi ( 41,865 km2 )

Area of the Netherlands 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 the Netherlands

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of the Netherlands as of 2020, was estimated to be around 17,441,500.

Population of the Netherlands compared to Louisiana

Here is some more data comparison between Louisiana and the Netherlands.

The capital city of Louisiana is Baton Rouge, and the capital city of the Netherlands is Amsterdam.

Official Languages

Louisiana: English
The Netherlands: Dutch


Louisiana: Louisianian, Louisianais, Luisiano
The Netherlands: Dutch

ISO 3166 Code

Louisiana: US-LA
The Netherlands: NL

Human Development Index

HDI of Louisiana as of 2019: 0.893
HDI of the Netherlands as of 2019: 0.944

Louisiana Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

The Netherlands Time Zone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)
UTC -4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)
UTC -4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the Netherlands:
52° 19′ 0″ N5° 33′ 0″ E

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