Rhode Island vs Nigeria (Statistical Comparison)

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Rhode Island Size Comparison

Rhode Island is a state located in the New England region of the United States of America, whereas Nigeria is a country located in West Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Rhode Island and Nigeria regarding various aspects.


Is Rhode Island bigger than Nigeria?

The total area of Rhode Island is 1,214 sq mi, and the total area of Nigeria is 356,669 sq mi. Rhode Island is smaller than Nigeria by 355,455 sq mi. Rhode Island is around 293.80 times smaller than Nigeria.

Area of Rhode Island: 1,214 sq mi ( 3,144 km2 )

Area of Rhode Island compared to Nigeria

Area of Nigeria356,669 sq mi ( 923,769 km2 )

Area of Nigeria compared to Rhode Island


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Rhode Island as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 1,095,610.

Population of Rhode Island compared to NIgeria

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Nigeria as of 2020, was estimated to be around 206,139,587.

Population of Nigeria compared to Rhode Island

Here is some more data comparison between Rhode Island and Nigeria.

The capital city of Rhode Island is Providence, and the capital city of Nigeria is Abuja.

Official Languages

Rhode Island: English
Nigeria: English, Yoruba, Igbo


Rhode Island: Rhode Islander
Nigeria: Nigerian

ISO 3166 Code

Rhode Island: US-RI
Nigeria: NG

Rhode Island Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

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

Nigeria Time Zone: 

UTC + 1 (West Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Rhode Island:
41° 42′ 0″ N, 71° 30′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Nigeria:
8° 0′ 0″ N, 10° 0′ 0″ E

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