South Dakota vs Namibia (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 Namibia is a country in Southern Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between South Dakota and Namibia regarding various aspects.


Is South Dakota bigger than Namibia?

The total area of South Dakota is 77,116 sq mi, and the total area of Namibia is 318,772 sq mi. South Dakota is smaller than Namibia by 241,656 sq mi. South Dakota is around 4.13 times smaller than Namibia.

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

Area of South Dakota compared to Namibia

Area of Namibia318,772 sq mi ( 825,615 km2 )

Area of Namibia 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 Namibia

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Namibia as of 2020, was estimated to be around 2,540,916.

Population of Namibia compared to South Dakota

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

The capital city of South Dakota is Pierre, and the capital city of Namibia is Windhoek.

Official Languages

South Dakota: English, O’ceti Sakowin
Namibia: English


South Dakota: South Dakotan
Namibia: Namibian

ISO 3166 Code

South Dakota: US-SD
Namibia: NA

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)

Namibia Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Central Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Namibia:
22° 0′ 0″ S, 17° 0′ 0″ E

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