New Jersey vs Tanzania (Statistical Comparison)

New Jersey is a state located in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern 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 New Jersey and Tanzania regarding various aspects.


Is New Jersey bigger than Tanzania?

The total area of New Jersey is 8722.58 sq mi, and the total area of Tanzania is 365,756 sq mi. New Jersey is smaller than Tanzania by 357,033.42 sq mi. New Jersey is around 41.93 times smaller than Tanzania.

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

Area of New Jersey compared to Tanzania

Area of Tanzania365,756 sq mi ( 947,303 km2 )

Area of Tanzania 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 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 New Jersey

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

The capital city of New Jersey is Trenton and the capital city of Tanzania is Dodoma.

Official Languages

New Jersey: None
Tanzania: Swahili, English


New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
Tanzania: Tanzanian

ISO 3166 Code

New Jersey: US-NJ
Tanzania: TZ

Human Development Index

HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Tanzania as of 2019: 0.529

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Tanzania 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 Tanzania:
6° 0′ 0″ S, 35° 0′ 0″ E

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