List of agglomerations by population

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This is a list of the most populous urban agglomerations as of April 1, 2014 according to citypopulation.de, limited to those with a population of 5 million or more.

The list[edit]

Name English Name Country Population[1] Remark
1 Tōkyō Tokyo  Japan 34,900,000 incl. Yokohama, Kawasaki, Saitama
2 Guangzhou Guangzhou  China 32,300,000 Northern Pearl River Delta incl. Dongguan, Foshan, Jiangmen, Zhongshan
3 Shanghai Shanghai  China 29,400,000 incl. Suzhou
4 Jakarta Jakarta  Indonesia 26,800,000 incl. Bekasi, Bogor, Depok, Tangerang, Tangerang Selatan
5 Seoul Seoul  South Korea 25,900,000 incl. Bucheon, Goyang, Incheon, Seongnam, Suwon
6 Delhi Delhi  India 25,100,000 incl. Faridabad, Ghaziabad
7 Karāchi Karachi  Pakistan 23,000,000
8 Mumbai Mumbai  India 22,500,000 incl. Bhiwandi, Kalyan, Thane, Ulhasnagar
9 Manila Manila  Philippines 22,400,000 incl. Caloocan, Quezon City
10 Ciudad de México Mexico City  Mexico 22,200,000 incl. Nezahualcóyotl, Ecatepec, Naucalpan
11 New York New York  United States 21,800,000 incl. Newark, Paterson, Jersey City, Elizabeth
12 São Paulo São Paulo  Brazil 21,500,000 incl. Guarulhos, Osasco, Santo André, Diadema
13 Beijing Beijing  China 19,700,000
14 Los Angeles Los Angeles  United States 17,300,000 incl. Riverside, Anaheim, Beverly Hills, Hollywood
15 Ōsaka Osaka  Japan 16,800,000 incl. Kobe, Kyoto
16 Dhaka Dhaka  Bangladesh 16,600,000
16 Moskva Moscow  Russia 16,600,000
18 Al-Qāhirah Cairo  Egypt 16,300,000 incl. Al-Jizah, Hulwan, Shubra al-Khaymah
19 Kolkata Kolkata  India 15,700,000 incl. Howrah
20 Buenos Aires Buenos Aires  Argentina 15,600,000 incl. San Justo, La Plata
21 Krung Thep Bangkok  Thailand 14,800,000
22 London London  United Kingdom 14,000,000
23 İstanbul Istanbul  Turkey 13,900,000
24 Lagos Lagos  Nigeria 13,400,000
25 Tehrān Tehran  Iran 13,300,000 incl. Karaj
26 Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro  Brazil 12,500,000 incl. Nova Iguaçu, São Gonçalo
27 Shenzhen Shenzhen  China 12,000,000
28 Paris Paris  France 11,100,000 incl. Marne-la-Vallée, Versailles, Évry, Cergy-Pontoise
29 Tianjin Tianjin  China 10,900,000
30 Kinshasa Kinshasa  Democratic Republic of the Congo 10,100,000
31 Bengaluru Bangalore  India 9,850,000
32 Chicago Chicago  United States 9,750,000
32 Lima Lima  Peru 9,750,000
34 Lahore Lahore  Pakistan 9,600,000 incl. Shahdara Bagh
34 Chennai Chennai  India 9,600,000
36 Bogotá Bogotá  Colombia 9,100,000
37 Taibei Taipei  Taiwan 8,950,000 incl. Taoyuan & most parts of New Taipei City
38 Chengdu Chengdu  China 8,750,000
39 Johannesburg Johannesburg  South Africa 8,650,000 incl. Soweto, East Rand, West Rand, Pretoria
40 Hyderābād Hyderabad  India 8,600,000
41 Nagoya Nagoya  Japan 8,450,000
42 Washington Washington  United States 8,200,000 incl. Baltimore Rockville
43 Thanh Pho Ho Chi Minh Ho Chi Minh City  Vietnam 8,000,000 incl. Biên Hòa
44 Shenyang Shenyang  China 7,450,000 incl. Fushun
45 Hangzhou Hangzhou  China 7,400,000 incl. Shaoxing
45 San Francisco San Francisco  United States 7,400,000 incl. Oakland, San Jose
47 Boston Boston  United States 7,300,000 incl. Providence
47 Philadelphia Philadelphia  United States 7,300,000 Camden
49 Hong Kong Hong Kong  Hong Kong 7,200,000 incl. Kowloon, Victoria
49 Wuhan Wuhan  China 7,200,000
51 Ahmadābād Ahmedabad  India 7,100,000
52 Toronto Toronto  Canada 6,900,000 incl. Hamilton
53 Chongqing Chongqing  China 6,800,000
54 Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia 6,750,000 incl. Klang
54 Singapore Singapore  Singapore 6,750,000 incl. Johor Bahru (Malaysia)
56 Baghdād Baghdad  Iraq 6,550,000
56 Santiago Santiago  Chile 6,550,000
56 Xi'an Xi'an  China 6,550,000 incl. Xianyang
59 Nanjing Nanjing  China 6,500,000
60 Dallas Dallas  United States 6,400,000 incl. Fort Worth
60 Madrid Madrid  Spain 6,400,000
62 Ar-Riyād Riyadh  Saudi Arabia 6,300,000
63 Houston Houston  United States 5,950,000
63 Miami Miami  United States 5,950,000 incl. Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach
65 Belo Horizonte Belo Horizonte  Brazil 5,800,000
65 Pune Pune  India 5,800,000 incl. Pimpri-Chinchwad
67 Bandung Bandung  Indonesia 5,750,000
68 Detroit Detroit  United States 5,600,000 incl. Windsor (Canada)
69 Luanda Luanda  Angola 5,450,000
70 Al-Kharṭūm Khartoum  Sudan 5,350,000
70 Atlanta Atlanta  United States 5,350,000
70 Shantou Shantou  China 5,350,000
73 Sūrat Surat  India 5,300,000
73 Sankt-Peterburg St. Petersburg  Russia 5,300,000
75 Milano Milan  Italy 5,000,000

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  1. ^ Brinkhoff, Thomas. citypopulation.de "The Principal Agglomerations of the World". City Population. Retrieved 17 August 2011.