Ohio vs South Africa (Statistical Comparison)

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Ohio Size Comparison

Ohio is a state located in the Midwestern region of the United States of America, whereas South Africa is a country located in the Southern part of Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Ohio and South Africa regarding various aspects.


Is Ohio bigger than South Africa?

The total area of Ohio is 44,825 sq mi, and the total area of South Africa is 471,445 sq mi. Ohio is smaller than South Africa by 426,620 sq mi. Ohio is around 10.52 times smaller than South Africa.

Area of Ohio: 44,825 sq mi ( 116,096 km2 )

Area of Ohio compared to South Africa

Area of South Africa471,445 sq mi ( 1,221,037 km2 )

Area of South Africa compared to Ohio


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Ohio as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 11,780,017.

Population of Ohio compared to South Africa

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of South Africa as of 2020, was estimated to be around 59,308,690.

Population of South Africa compared to Ohio

Here is some more data comparison between Ohio and South Africa.

The capital city of Ohio is Columbus and the capital city of South Africa is Cape Town.

Official Languages

Ohio: English
South Africa: There are 11 official languages of South Africa.


Ohio: Ohioan, Buckeye
South Africa: South African

ISO 3166 Code

Ohio: US-OH
South Africa: ZA

Ohio Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

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

South Africa Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (South African Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Ohio:
40° 0′ 0″ N, 83° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of South Africa:
30° 0′ 0″ S, 25° 0′ 0″ E

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