South Dakota is a state in the North Central region of the United States of America, whereas the Philippines is a country located in Southeast Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between South Dakota and the Philippines regarding various aspects.
Is South Dakota bigger than the Philippines?
The total area of South Dakota is 77,116 sq mi, and the total area of the Philippines is 120,000 sq mi. South Dakota is smaller than the Philippines by 42,884 sq mi. South Dakota is around 1.56 times smaller than the Philippines.
Area of South Dakota: 77,116 sq mi ( 199,729 km2 )
Area of the Philippines: 120,000 sq mi (300,000 km2 )
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.
Based on the World Bank data, the total population of the Philippines as of 2020, was estimated to be around 109,581,085.
Here is some more data comparison between South Dakota and the Philippines.
The capital city of South Dakota is Pierre, and the capital city of the Philippines is Manila.
South Dakota: English, O’ceti Sakowin
The Philippines: Filipino, English
South Dakota: South Dakotan
The Philippines: Filipino
ISO 3166 Code
South Dakota: US-SD
The Philippines: PH
South Dakota Time Zone:
UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)
UTC – 7 (Mountain Standard Time)
UTC – 5 (Central Daylight Time)
UTC – 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)
The Philippines Time Zone:
UTC + 8 (The Philippine Standard Time)
The Philippines doesn’t observe daylight saving time.
Coordinates of South Dakota:
44° 26′ 39.48″ N, 100° 13′ 34.68″ W
Coordinates of the Philippines:
13° 0′ 0″ N, 122° 0′ 0″ E
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