New Jersey vs Ethiopia (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is New Jersey bigger than Ethiopia?

The total area of New Jersey is 8722.58 sq mi, and the total area of Ethiopia is 426,400 sq mi. New Jersey is smaller than Ethiopia by 417,677.42 sq mi. New Jersey is around 48.88 times smaller than Ethiopia.

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

Area of New Jersey compared to Ethiopia

Area of Ethiopia426,400 sq mi ( 1,104,300 km2 )

Area of Ethiopia 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 Ethiopia

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Ethiopia as of 2020, was estimated to be around 114,963,583.

Population of Ethiopia compared to New Jersey

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

The capital city of New Jersey is Trenton and the capital city of Ethiopia is Addis Ababa.

Official Languages

New Jersey: None
Ethiopia: Afar, English, Somali, Amharic


New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
Ethiopia: Ethiopian

ISO 3166 Code

New Jersey: US-NJ
Ethiopia: ET

Human Development Index

HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Ethiopia as of 2019: 0.485

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Ethiopia Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (East Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Ethiopia:
8° 0′ 0″ N, 38° 0′ 0″ E

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