Sweden vs New Jersey (Statistical Comparison)

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Is Sweden bigger than New Jersey

Sweden is a Nordic country located in Northern Europe, whereas New Jersey is a state of the United States of America located in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the country. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Sweden and New Jersey regarding various aspects.


Is Sweden bigger than New Jersey?

The total area of Sweden is 450,295 sq km, and the total area of New Jersey is 22,591.38 sq km. Sweden is bigger than New Jersey by 427,703.62 sq km. Sweden is around 19.94 times bigger than New Jersey.

Area of Sweden:  173,860 sq mi ( 450,295 km2 )

Area of Sweden compared to New Jersey

Area of New Jersey: 8722.58 sq mi ( 22,591.38 km2 )

Area of New Jersey compared to Sweden


Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Sweden as of 25th March 2022, is estimated to be around 10,209,028.

Population of Sweden compared to New Jersey

According to the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of New Jersey as of 2019, was estimated to be around 8.882 Million.

Population of New Jersey compared to Sweden

Here is some more data comparison between Sweden and New Jersey.

The capital of Sweden is Stockholm, and the capital city of New Jersey is Trenton.

Official Languages

Sweden : Swedish
New Jersey: None


Sweden: Swedish, Swede
New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite

ISO 3166 Code

Sweden: SE
New Jersey: US-NJ

Human Development Index

HDI of Sweden as of 2019: 0.945
HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948

Sweden Time Zone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Sweden:
63° 0′ 0″ N, 16° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of New Jersey:
40° 11′ 26.52″ N, 74° 40′ 22.08″ 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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