North Carolina vs Iraq (Statistical Comparison)

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North Carolina Size Comparison

North Carolina is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas Iraq is a country in Western Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between North Carolina and Iraq regarding various aspects.


Is North Carolina bigger than Iraq?

The total area of North Carolina is 53,819 sq mi, and the total area of Iraq is 169,235 sq mi. North Carolina is smaller than Iraq by 115,416 sq mi. North Carolina is around 3.14 times smaller than Iraq.

Area of North Carolina: 53,819 sq mi ( 139,390 km2 )

Area of North Carolina compared to Iraq

Area of Iraq169,235 sq mi ( 438,317 km2 )

Area of Iraq compared to North Carolina


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of North Carolina as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 10,551,162.

Population of North Carolina compared to Iraq

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Iraq as of 2020, was estimated to be around 40,222,503.

Population of Iraq compared to North Carolina

Here is some more data comparison between North Carolina and Iraq.

The capital city of North Carolina is Raleigh and the capital city of Iraq is Baghdad.

Official Languages

North Carolina: English
Iraq: Arabic, Kurdish


North Carolina: North Carolinian
Iraq: Iraqi

ISO 3166 Code

North Carolina: US-NC
Iraq: IQ

North Carolina Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Iraq Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (Arabia Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of North Carolina:
35° 33′ 20.52″ N, 79° 23′ 15.72″ W

Coordinates of Iraq:
33° 0′ 0″ N, 44° 0′ 0″ E

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By Aashish Poudel Genuine

Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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