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Largest cities in the world

There are 348 cities in the world with a population of more than 1,000,000 people.

You can sort the largest cities in the world: alphabeticallyby population

Largest cities in the world
CityNoCountryPopulationContinent
Kabul1.Afghanistan3,043,532Asia
Algiers2.Algeria1,977,663Africa
Luanda3.Angola2,776,168Africa
Buenos Aires4.Argentina13,076,300South America
Cordoba5.Argentina1,428,214South America
Rosario6.Argentina1,173,533South America
Yerevan7.Armenia1,093,485Asia
Sydney8.Australia4,627,345Oceania
Melbourne9.Australia4,246,375Oceania
Brisbane10.Australia2,189,878Oceania
Perth11.Australia1,896,548Oceania
Adelaide12.Australia1,225,235Oceania
Vienna13.Austria1,691,468Europe
Baku14.Azerbaijan1,116,513Asia
Dhaka15.Bangladesh10,356,500Asia
Chittagong16.Bangladesh3,920,222Asia
Khulna17.Bangladesh1,342,339Asia
Minsk18.Belarus1,742,124Europe
Brussels19.Belgium1,019,022Europe
Santa Cruz de la Sierra20.Bolivia1,364,389South America
Sao Paulo21.Brazil10,021,295South America
Rio de Janeiro22.Brazil6,023,699South America
Salvador23.Brazil2,711,840South America
Fortaleza24.Brazil2,400,000South America
Belo Horizonte25.Brazil2,373,224South America
Brasilia26.Brazil2,207,718South America
Curitiba27.Brazil1,718,421South America
Manaus28.Brazil1,598,210South America
Recife29.Brazil1,478,098South America
Belem30.Brazil1,407,737South America
Porto Alegre31.Brazil1,372,741South America
Goiania32.Brazil1,171,195South America
Guarulhos33.Brazil1,169,577South America
Campinas34.Brazil1,031,554South America
Nova Iguacu35.Brazil1,002,118South America
Sofia36.Bulgaria1,152,556Europe
Ouagadougou37.Burkina Faso1,086,505Africa
Phnom Penh38.Cambodia1,573,544Asia
Douala39.Cameroon1,338,082Africa
Yaounde40.Cameroon1,299,369Africa
Toronto41.Canada2,600,000North America
Montreal42.Canada1,600,000North America
Calgary43.Canada1,019,942North America
Santiago44.Chile4,837,295South America
Shanghai45.China22,315,474Asia
Beijing46.China11,716,620Asia
Tianjin47.China11,090,314Asia
Guangzhou48.China11,071,424Asia
Shenzhen49.China10,358,381Asia
Wuhan50.China9,785,388Asia
Dongguan51.China8,000,000Asia
Chongqing52.China7,457,600Asia
Chengdu53.China7,415,590Asia
Nanjing54.China7,165,292Asia
Nanchong55.China7,150,000Asia
Xi'an56.China6,501,190Asia
Shenyang57.China6,255,921Asia
Hangzhou58.China6,241,971Asia
Harbin59.China5,878,939Asia
Tai'an60.China5,499,000Asia
Suzhou61.China5,345,961Asia
Shantou62.China5,329,024Asia
Jinan63.China4,335,989Asia
Zhengzhou64.China4,253,913Asia
Changchun65.China4,193,073Asia
Dalian66.China4,087,733Asia
Kunming67.China3,855,346Asia
Qingdao68.China3,718,835Asia
Foshan69.China3,600,000Asia
Puyang70.China3,590,000Asia
Wuxi71.China3,543,719Asia
Xiamen72.China3,531,347Asia
Tianshui73.China3,500,000Asia
Ningbo74.China3,491,597Asia
Shiyan75.China3,460,000Asia
Taiyuan76.China3,426,519Asia
Tangshan77.China3,372,102Asia
Hefei78.China3,310,268Asia
Zibo79.China3,129,228Asia
Zhongshan80.China3,121,275Asia
Changsha81.China3,093,980Asia
UEruemqi82.China3,029,372Asia
Shijiazhuang83.China2,834,942Asia
Lanzhou84.China2,628,426Asia
Yunfu85.China2,612,800Asia
Nanchang86.China2,357,839Asia
Ordos87.China1,940,653Asia
Jilin88.China1,881,977Asia
Xinyang89.China1,590,668Asia
Fushun90.China1,400,646Asia
Luoyang91.China1,390,581Asia
Guankou92.China1,380,000Asia
Handan93.China1,358,318Asia
Baotou94.China1,301,768Asia
Yueyang95.China1,200,000Asia
Anshan96.China1,199,275Asia
Tongshan97.China1,199,193Asia
Fuzhou98.China1,179,720Asia
Guiyang99.China1,171,633Asia
Lijiang100.China1,137,600Asia
Datong101.China1,052,678Asia
Changshu City102.China1,047,700Asia
Xianyang103.China1,034,081Asia
Huainan104.China1,027,655Asia
Jieyang105.China1,001,985Asia
Bogota106.Colombia7,674,366South America
Cali107.Colombia2,392,877South America
Medellin108.Colombia1,999,979South America
Barranquilla109.Colombia1,380,425South America
Havana110.Cuba2,163,824North America
Prague111.Czech Republic1,165,581Europe
Kinshasa112.Democratic Republic of the Congo7,785,965Africa
Lubumbashi113.Democratic Republic of the Congo1,373,770Africa
Copenhagen114.Denmark1,153,615Europe
Santo Domingo115.Dominican Republic2,201,941North America
Santiago de los Caballeros116.Dominican Republic1,200,000North America
Guayaquil117.Ecuador1,952,029South America
Quito118.Ecuador1,399,814South America
Cairo119.Egypt7,734,614Africa
Alexandria120.Egypt3,811,516Africa
Al Jizah121.Egypt2,443,203Africa
Addis Ababa122.Ethiopia2,757,729Africa
Paris123.France2,138,551Europe
Tbilisi124.Georgia1,049,498Asia
Berlin125.Germany3,426,354Europe
Hamburg126.Germany1,739,117Europe
Munich127.Germany1,260,391Europe
Accra128.Ghana1,963,264Africa
Kumasi129.Ghana1,468,609Africa
Camayenne130.Guinea1,871,242Africa
Conakry131.Guinea1,767,200Africa
Port-au-Prince132.Haiti1,234,742North America
Hong Kong133.Hong Kong7,012,738Asia
Kowloon134.Hong Kong2,019,533Asia
Budapest135.Hungary1,741,041Europe
Mumbai136.India12,691,836Asia
Delhi137.India10,927,986Asia
Bengaluru138.India5,104,047Asia
Kolkata139.India4,631,392Asia
Chennai140.India4,328,063Asia
Ahmedabad141.India3,719,710Asia
Hyderabad142.India3,597,816Asia
Pune143.India2,935,744Asia
Surat144.India2,894,504Asia
Kanpur145.India2,823,249Asia
Jaipur146.India2,711,758Asia
Lucknow147.India2,472,011Asia
Nagpur148.India2,228,018Asia
Indore149.India1,837,041Asia
Patna150.India1,599,920Asia
Bhopal151.India1,599,914Asia
Ludhiana152.India1,545,368Asia
Agra153.India1,430,055Asia
Vadodara154.India1,409,476Asia
Gorakhpur155.India1,324,570Asia
Nashik156.India1,289,497Asia
Pimpri157.India1,284,606Asia
Kalyan158.India1,262,255Asia
Thane159.India1,261,517Asia
Meerut160.India1,223,184Asia
Nowrangapur161.India1,220,946Asia
Faridabad162.India1,220,229Asia
Ghaziabad163.India1,199,191Asia
Dombivli164.India1,193,000Asia
Rajkot165.India1,177,362Asia
Varanasi166.India1,164,404Asia
Amritsar167.India1,092,450Asia
Allahabad168.India1,073,438Asia
Visakhapatnam169.India1,063,178Asia
Teni170.India1,034,724Asia
Jabalpur171.India1,030,168Asia
Haora172.India1,027,672Asia
Aurangabad173.India1,016,441Asia
Jakarta174.Indonesia8,540,121Asia
Surabaya175.Indonesia2,374,658Asia
Medan176.Indonesia1,750,971Asia
Bandung177.Indonesia1,699,719Asia
Bekasi178.Indonesia1,520,119Asia
Palembang179.Indonesia1,441,500Asia
Tangerang180.Indonesia1,372,124Asia
Makassar181.Indonesia1,321,717Asia
South Tangerang182.Indonesia1,303,569Asia
Semarang183.Indonesia1,288,084Asia
Depok184.Indonesia1,198,129Asia
Tehran185.Iran7,153,309Asia
Mashhad186.Iran2,307,177Asia
Isfahan187.Iran1,547,164Asia
Karaj188.Iran1,448,075Asia
Tabriz189.Iran1,424,641Asia
Shiraz190.Iran1,249,942Asia
Baghdad191.Iraq7,216,000Asia
Basrah192.Iraq2,600,000Asia
Mosul193.Iraq1,739,800Asia
Dublin194.Ireland1,024,027Europe
Rome195.Italy2,318,895Europe
Milano196.Italy1,236,837Europe
Abidjan197.Ivory Coast3,677,115Africa
Tokyo198.Japan8,336,599Asia
Yokohama199.Japan3,574,443Asia
Osaka200.Japan2,592,413Asia
Nagoya201.Japan2,191,279Asia
Sapporo202.Japan1,883,027Asia
Kobe203.Japan1,528,478Asia
Kyoto204.Japan1,459,640Asia
Fukuoka205.Japan1,392,289Asia
Kawasaki206.Japan1,306,785Asia
Saitama207.Japan1,193,350Asia
Hiroshima208.Japan1,143,841Asia
Yono209.Japan1,077,730Asia
Sendai210.Japan1,063,103Asia
Sendai211.Japan1,063,103Asia
Amman212.Jordan1,275,857Asia
Almaty213.Kazakhstan2,000,900Asia
Nairobi214.Kenya2,750,547Africa
Beirut215.Lebanon1,916,100Asia
Tripoli216.Libya1,150,989Africa
Antananarivo217.Madagascar1,391,433Africa
Kota Bharu218.Malaysia1,459,994Asia
Kuala Lumpur219.Malaysia1,453,975Asia
Bamako220.Mali1,297,281Africa
Mexico City221.Mexico12,294,193North America
Iztapalapa222.Mexico1,820,888North America
Ecatepec223.Mexico1,806,226North America
Guadalajara224.Mexico1,640,589North America
Puebla225.Mexico1,590,256North America
Ciudad Juarez226.Mexico1,512,354North America
Tijuana227.Mexico1,376,457North America
Ciudad Nezahualcoyotl228.Mexico1,232,220North America
Gustavo A. Madero229.Mexico1,185,772North America
Monterrey230.Mexico1,122,874North America
Leon231.Mexico1,114,626North America
Casablanca232.Morocco3,144,909Africa
Rabat233.Morocco1,655,753Africa
Maputo234.Mozambique1,191,613Africa
Yangon235.Myanmar4,477,638Asia
Mandalay236.Myanmar1,208,099Asia
Kathmandu237.Nepal1,442,271Asia
Lagos238.Nigeria9,000,000Africa
Kano239.Nigeria3,626,068Africa
Ibadan240.Nigeria3,565,108Africa
Kaduna241.Nigeria1,582,102Africa
Port Harcourt242.Nigeria1,148,665Africa
Benin City243.Nigeria1,125,058Africa
Maiduguri244.Nigeria1,112,449Africa
Pyongyang245.North Korea3,222,000Asia
Karachi246.Pakistan11,624,219Asia
Lahore247.Pakistan6,310,888Asia
Faisalabad248.Pakistan2,506,595Asia
Rawalpindi249.Pakistan1,743,101Asia
Multan250.Pakistan1,437,230Asia
Hyderabad251.Pakistan1,386,330Asia
Gujranwala252.Pakistan1,384,471Asia
Peshawar253.Pakistan1,218,773Asia
Asuncion254.Paraguay1,482,200South America
Lima255.Peru7,737,002South America
Manila256.Philippines10,444,527Asia
Quezon City257.Philippines2,761,720Asia
Budta258.Philippines1,273,715Asia
Davao259.Philippines1,212,504Asia
Malingao260.Philippines1,121,974Asia
Warsaw261.Poland1,702,139Europe
Brazzaville262.Republic of the Congo1,284,609Africa
Bucharest263.Romania1,877,155Europe
Moscow264.Russia10,381,222Europe
Saint Petersburg265.Russia5,028,000Europe
Novosibirsk266.Russia1,419,007Europe
Yekaterinburg267.Russia1,349,772Europe
Nizhniy Novgorod268.Russia1,284,164Europe
Samara269.Russia1,134,730Europe
Omsk270.Russia1,129,281Europe
Kazan271.Russia1,104,738Europe
Rostov-na-Donu272.Russia1,074,482Europe
Chelyabinsk273.Russia1,062,919Europe
Ufa274.Russia1,033,338Europe
Volgograd275.Russia1,011,417Europe
Riyadh276.Saudi Arabia4,205,961Asia
Jeddah277.Saudi Arabia2,867,446Asia
Mecca278.Saudi Arabia1,323,624Asia
Medina279.Saudi Arabia1,300,000Asia
Dakar280.Senegal2,476,400Africa
Belgrade281.Serbia1,273,651Europe
Singapore282.Singapore3,547,809Asia
Mogadishu283.Somalia2,587,183Africa
Cape Town284.South Africa3,433,441Africa
Durban285.South Africa3,120,282Africa
Johannesburg286.South Africa2,026,469Africa
Soweto287.South Africa1,695,047Africa
Pretoria288.South Africa1,619,438Africa
Seoul289.South Korea10,349,312Asia
Busan290.South Korea3,678,555Asia
Incheon291.South Korea2,628,000Asia
Daegu292.South Korea2,566,540Asia
Daejeon293.South Korea1,475,221Asia
Gwangju294.South Korea1,416,938Asia
Suwon-si295.South Korea1,242,724Asia
Goyang-si296.South Korea1,073,069Asia
Seongnam-si297.South Korea1,031,935Asia
Madrid298.Spain3,255,944Europe
Barcelona299.Spain1,621,537Europe
Khartoum300.Sudan1,974,647Africa
Omdurman301.Sudan1,200,000Africa
Stockholm302.Sweden1,253,309Europe
Aleppo303.Syria1,602,264Asia
Damascus304.Syria1,569,394Asia
Taipei305.Taiwan7,871,900Asia
Kaohsiung306.Taiwan1,519,711Asia
Taichung307.Taiwan1,040,725Asia
Dar es Salaam308.Tanzania2,698,652Africa
Bangkok309.Thailand5,104,476Asia
Istanbul310.Turkey11,174,257Asia
Ankara311.Turkey3,517,182Asia
Izmir312.Turkey2,500,603Asia
Bursa313.Turkey1,412,701Asia
Adana314.Turkey1,248,988Asia
Gaziantep315.Turkey1,065,975Asia
Kampala316.Uganda1,353,189Africa
Kiev317.Ukraine2,797,553Europe
Kharkiv318.Ukraine1,430,885Europe
Dnipropetrovsk319.Ukraine1,032,822Europe
Donetsk320.Ukraine1,024,700Europe
Odessa321.Ukraine1,001,558Europe
Dubai322.United Arab Emirates1,137,347Asia
London323.United Kingdom7,556,900Europe
City of London324.United Kingdom7,556,900Europe
New York City325.United States8,175,133North America
Los Angeles326.United States3,792,621North America
Chicago327.United States2,695,598North America
Brooklyn328.United States2,300,664North America
Borough of Queens329.United States2,272,771North America
Houston330.United States2,099,451North America
Philadelphia331.United States1,526,006North America
Manhattan332.United States1,487,536North America
Phoenix333.United States1,445,632North America
The Bronx334.United States1,385,108North America
San Antonio335.United States1,327,407North America
San Diego336.United States1,307,402North America
Dallas337.United States1,197,816North America
Montevideo338.Uruguay1,270,737South America
Tashkent339.Uzbekistan1,978,028Asia
Caracas340.Venezuela3,000,000South America
Maracaibo341.Venezuela2,225,000South America
Maracay342.Venezuela1,754,256South America
Valencia343.Venezuela1,385,083South America
Ho Chi Minh City344.Vietnam3,467,331Asia
Hanoi345.Vietnam1,431,270Asia
Sanaa346.Yemen1,937,451Asia
Lusaka347.Zambia1,267,440Africa
Harare348.Zimbabwe1,542,813Africa