New Jersey vs Paraguay (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is New Jersey bigger than Paraguay?

The total area of New Jersey is 8722.58 sq mi, and the total area of Paraguay is 157,065 sq mi. New Jersey is smaller than Paraguay by 148,342.42 sq mi. New Jersey is around 18.01 times smaller than Paraguay.

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

Area of New Jersey compared to Paraguay

Area of Paraguay157,065 sq mi ( 406,796 km2 )

Area of Paraguay 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 Paraguay

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Paraguay as of 2020, was estimated to be around 7,132,530.

Population of Paraguay compared to New Jersey

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

The capital city of New Jersey is Trenton and the capital city of Paraguay is Asuncion.

Official Languages

New Jersey: None
Paraguay: Spanish, Guarani


New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
Paraguay: Paraguayan

ISO 3166 Code

New Jersey: US-NJ
Paraguay: PY

Human Development Index

HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Paraguay as of 2019: 0.728

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Paraguay Time Zone: 

UTC − 4(Paraguay Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 3 (Paraguay Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Paraguay:
23° 0′ 0″ S, 58° 0′ 0″ W

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