South Carolina vs New Zealand (Statistical Comparison)

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South Carolina Size Comparison

South Carolina is a state located in the Coastal Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas New Zealand is an island country in the Southwestern Pacific Ocean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between South Carolina and New Zealand regarding various aspects.


Is South Carolina bigger than New Zealand?

The total area of South Carolina is 32,020 sq mi, and the total area of New Zealand is 103,483 sq mi. South Carolina is smaller than New Zealand by 71,463 sq mi. South Carolina is around 3.23 times smaller than New Zealand.

Area of South Carolina: 32,020 sq mi ( 82,932 km2 )

Area of South Carolina compared to New Zealand

Area of New Zealand103,483 sq mi ( 268,021 km2 )

Area of New Zealand compared to South Carolina


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of South Carolina as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 5,190,705.

Population of South Carolina compared to New Zealand

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of New Zealand as of 2020, was estimated to be around 5,084,300.

Population of New Zealand compared to South Carolina

Here is some more data comparison between South Carolina and New Zealand.

The capital city of South Carolina is Columbia, and the capital city of New Zealand is Wellington.

Official Languages

South Carolina: English
New Zealand: English, Maori, NZ Sign Language


South Carolina: South Carolinian
New Zealand: New Zealander

ISO 3166 Code

South Carolina: US-SC
New Zealand: NZ

South Carolina Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

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

New Zealand Time Zone: 

UTC + 12 (Time in New Zealand)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 13 (New Zealand Day Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of South Carolina:
33° 55′ 0.84″ N, 80° 53′ 47.04″ W

Coordinates of New Zealand:
42° 0′ 0″ S, 173° 0′ 0″ E

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