New Jersey vs Denmark (Statistical Comparison)

New Jersey is a state located in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States of America, whereas Denmark is a Nordic country located in Northern Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between New Jersey and Denmark regarding various aspects.


Is New Jersey bigger than Denmark?

The total area of New Jersey is 8722.58 sq mi, and the total area of Denmark is 16,577 sq mi. New Jersey is smaller than Denmark by 7,854.42 sq mi. New Jersey is around 1.90 times smaller than Denmark.

Area of New Jersey: 8722.58 sq mi ( 22,591.38 km2 )

Area of New Jersey compared to Denmark

Area of Denmark16,577 sq mi ( 42,933 km2 )

Area of Denmark compared to New Jersey


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of New Jersey as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 9,267,130.

Population of New Jersey compared to Denmark

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Denmark as of 2020, was estimated to be around 5,831,404.

Population of Denmark compared to New Jersey

Here is some more data comparison between New Jersey and Denmark.

The capital city of New Jersey is Trenton and the capital city of Denmark is Copenhagen.

Official Languages

New Jersey: None
Denmark: Danish


New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
Denmark: Danish, Dane

ISO 3166 Code

New Jersey: US-NJ
Denmark: DK

Human Development Index

HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Denmark as of 2019: 0.940

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Denmark Time Zone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of New Jersey:
40° 11′ 26.52″ N, 74° 40′ 22.08″ W

Coordinates of Denmark:
56° 0′ 0″ N, 10° 0′ 0″ E

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