South Dakota vs the Dominican Republic (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 the Dominican Republic is a country located on the island of Hispaniola in the Greater Antilles archipelago of the Caribbean region. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between South Dakota and the Dominican Republic regarding various aspects.


Is South Dakota bigger than the Dominican Republic?

The total area of South Dakota is 77,116 sq mi, and the total area of the Dominican Republic is 18,792 sq mi. South Dakota is bigger than the Dominican Republic by 58,324 sq mi. South Dakota is around 4.10 times bigger than the Dominican Republic.

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

Area of South Dakota compared to the Dominican Republic

Area of the Dominican Republic:  18,792 sq mi (48,671 km2 )

Area of the Dominican Republic 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 the Dominican Republic

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of the Dominican Republic as of 2020, was estimated to be around 10,847,904.

Population of the Dominican Republic compared to South Dakota

Here is some more data comparison between South Dakota and the Dominican Republic.

The capital city of South Dakota is Pierre, and the capital city of the Dominican Republic is Santo Domingo.

Official Languages

South Dakota: English, O’ceti Sakowin
The Dominican Republic: Spanish


South Dakota: South Dakotan
The Dominican Republic: Dominican

ISO 3166 Code

South Dakota: US-SD
The Dominican Republic: DO

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)

The Dominican Republic Time Zone: 

UTC – 4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the Dominican Republic:
19° 0′ 0″ N70° 40′ 0″ W

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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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