South Dakota vs Malaysia (Statistical Comparison)

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South Dakota Size Comparison

South Dakota is a state in the North Central region of the United States of America, whereas Malaysia is a country located in Southeast Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between South Dakota and Malaysia regarding various aspects.


Is South Dakota bigger than Malaysia?

The total area of South Dakota is 77,116 sq mi, and the total area of Malaysia is 127,724 sq mi. South Dakota is smaller than Malaysia by 50,608 sq mi. South Dakota is around 1.66 times smaller than Malaysia.

Area of South Dakota:  77,116 sq mi ( 199,729 km2 )

Area of South Dakota compared to Malaysia

Area of Malaysia127,724 sq mi ( 330,803 km2 )

Area of Malaysia compared to South Dakota


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of South Dakota as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 895,376.

Population of South Dakota compared to Malaysia

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Malaysia as of 2020, was estimated to be around 32,365,998.

Population of Malaysia compared to South Dakota

Here is some more data comparison between South Dakota and Malaysia.

The capital city of South Dakota is Pierre, and the capital city of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur.

Official Languages

South Dakota: English, O’ceti Sakowin
Malaysia: Malaysian


South Dakota: South Dakotan
Malaysia: Malaysian

ISO 3166 Code

South Dakota: US-SD
Malaysia: MY

South Dakota Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)
UTC – 7 (Mountain Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 5 (Central Daylight Time)
UTC – 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)

Malaysia Time Zone: 

UTC + 8 (Malaysian Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of South Dakota:
44° 26′ 39.48″ N, 100° 13′ 34.68″ W

Coordinates of Malaysia:
2° 30′ 0″ N, 112° 30′ 0″ E

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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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