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


Is South Dakota bigger than Uruguay?

The total area of South Dakota is 77,116 sq mi, and the total area of Uruguay is 68,037 sq mi. South Dakota is bigger than Uruguay by 9,079 sq mi. South Dakota is around 1.13 times bigger than Uruguay.

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

Area of South Dakota compared to Uruguay

Area of Uruguay:  68,037 sq mi ( 176,215 km2 )

Area of Uruguay 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 Uruguay

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Uruguay as of 2020, was estimated to be around 3,473,727.

Population of Uruguay compared to South Dakota

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

The capital city of South Dakota is Pierre, and the capital city of Uruguay is Montevideo.

Official Languages

South Dakota: English, O’ceti Sakowin
Uruguay: Spanish


South Dakota: South Dakotan
Uruguay: Uruguayan

ISO 3166 Code

South Dakota: US-SD
Uruguay: UY

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)

Uruguay Time Zone: 

UTC – 3 (Uruguay Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Uruguay:
34° 53′ 0″ S56° 10′ 0″ W

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