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


Is South Dakota bigger than Tanzania?

The total area of South Dakota is 77,116 sq mi, and the total area of Tanzania is 365,756 sq mi. South Dakota is smaller than Tanzania by 288,640 sq mi. South Dakota is around 4.74 times smaller than Tanzania.

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

Area of South Dakota compared to Tanzania

Area of Tanzania365,756 sq mi ( 947,303 km2 )

Area of Tanzania 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 Tanzania

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Tanzania as of 2020, was estimated to be around 59,734,213.

Population of Tanzania compared to South Dakota

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

The capital city of South Dakota is Pierre, and the capital city of Tanzania is Dodoma.

Official Languages

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


South Dakota: South Dakotan
Tanzania: Tanzanian

ISO 3166 Code

South Dakota: US-SD
Tanzania: TZ

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)

Tanzania Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (East Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Tanzania:
6° 0′ 0″ S, 35° 0′ 0″ E

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