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Largest Cities in the world

Analysis of the population by cities amongst the 47,605 in our database

47,605
Cities
In scope
185
Countries
Covered

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The top 100 most populated cities in the world

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Most populated cities

Amongst the 47,605 cities in our database, here are the top 100 by population

City Country Population
Tokyo Japan 31,480,498
Shanghai China 14,608,512
Bombay India 12,692,717
Karachi Pakistan 11,627,378
New Delhi India 10,928,270
Delhi India 10,928,270
Manila Philippines 10,443,877
Moscow Russia 10,381,288
Seoul South Korea 10,323,448
São Paulo Brazil 10,021,437
Istanbul Turkey 9,797,536
Lagos Nigeria 8,789,133
Mexico Mexico 8,720,916
Jakarta Indonesia 8,540,306
New York United States 8,107,916
Kinshasa Dem. Rep. Congo 7,787,832
Cairo Egypt 7,734,602
Lima Peru 7,646,786
Beijing China 7,480,601
London United Kingdom 7,421,228
Bogotá Colombia 7,102,602
Dhaka Bangladesh 6,493,177
Lahore Pakistan 6,312,576
Rio de Janeiro Brazil 6,023,742
Baghdad Iraq 5,672,516
Bangkok Thailand 5,104,475
Bangalore India 4,931,603
Santiago Chile 4,837,248
Calcutta India 4,631,819
Toronto Canada 4,612,187
Rangoon Myanmar 4,477,782
Sydney Australia 4,394,585
Madras India 4,328,416
Wuhan China 4,184,206
Saint Petersburg Russia 4,039,751
Chongqing China 3,967,028
Xian China 3,953,191
Chengdu China 3,950,437
Los Angeles United States 3,877,129
Alexandria Egypt 3,811,512
Tianjin China 3,766,207
Melbourne Australia 3,730,212
Ahmadabad India 3,719,933
Abidjan Côte d'Ivoire 3,692,570
Kano Nigeria 3,626,204
Casablanca Morocco 3,609,698
Hyderabad India 3,598,199
Ibadan Nigeria 3,565,810
Singapore Singapore 3,547,809
Ankara Turkey 3,519,177
Shenyang China 3,512,192
Riyadh Saudi Arabia 3,469,290
Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam 3,467,426
Cape Town South Africa 3,433,504
Berlin Germany 3,398,362
Montreal Canada 3,268,513
Harbin China 3,229,883
Guangzhou China 3,152,825
Durban South Africa 3,120,340
Madrid Spain 3,102,644
Nanjing China 3,087,010
Kabul Afghanistan 3,043,589
Pune India 2,935,968
Surat India 2,894,675
Chicago United States 2,841,952
Kanpur India 2,823,523
Umm Durman Sudan 2,810,328
Luanda Angola 2,776,125
Addis Abeba Ethiopia 2,757,807
Nairobi Kenya 2,750,561
Taiyuan China 2,722,475
Jaipur India 2,711,937
Salvador Brazil 2,711,903
Dakar Senegal 2,702,820
Dar es Salaam Tanzania 2,698,651
Rome Italy 2,643,736
Mogadishu Somalia 2,590,180
Jiddah Saudi Arabia 2,545,728
Changchun China 2,537,421
Taipei Taiwan 2,514,794
Kiev Ukraine 2,514,227
Faisalabad Pakistan 2,507,302
Izmir Turkey 2,501,895
Lakhnau India 2,472,250
Gizeh Egypt 2,443,490
Fortaleza Brazil 2,416,920
Cali Colombia 2,392,897
Surabaya Indonesia 2,374,920
Belo Horizonte Brazil 2,373,255
Mashhad Iran 2,307,254
Nagpur India 2,228,191
Harare Zimbabwe 2,213,701
Brasília Brazil 2,207,812
Santo Domingo Dominican Republic 2,202,016
Nagoya Japan 2,191,291
Aleppo Syrian Arab Republic 2,139,878
Paris France 2,110,694
Jinan China 2,069,266
Tangshan China 2,054,526
Dalian China 2,035,307
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