List of agglomerations by population

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This is a list of the most populous urban agglomerations as of January 1, 2017 according to Citypopulation.de, limited to those with a population of 10 million or more.

English name Local name Country Population[1] Remark
1 Guangzhou Pearl River Delta  China 48,600,000 incl. Dongguan, Foshan, Jiangmen, Shenzhen, Zhongshan; excluding Hong Kong SAR
2 Tokyo Tōkyō  Japan 39,800,000 incl. Chiba, Kawasaki, Maebashi, Sagamihara, Saitama, Utsunomiya, Yokohama
3 Shanghai Shanghai  China 31,100,000 incl. Suzhou
4 Jakarta Jabodetabek  Indonesia 28,900,000 incl. Bekasi, Bogor, Depok, Tangerang, Tangerang Selatan
5 Delhi National Capital Region of India  India 27,200,000 incl. Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon
6 Karachi Karāchi  Pakistan 25,100,000
7 Seoul Seoul  South Korea 24,800,000 incl. Bucheon, Goyang, Incheon, Seongnam, Suweon
8 Manila Metro Manila  Philippines 24,100,000 incl. Caloocan, Quezon City
9 Bombay Mumbai  India 23,600,000 incl. Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Bhiwandi-Nizampur Municipal Corporation, Kalyan-Dombivali, Thane, Ulhasnagar, Vasai-Virar
10 Ciudad de México Mexico City  Mexico 22,300,000 incl. Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl, Ecatepec, Naucalpan
11 New York New York  United States 22,200,000 incl. Bridgeport, Newark, New Haven
12 São Paulo São Paulo  Brazil 21,900,000 incl. Guarulhos
13 Beijing Beijing  China 20,700,000
14 Dacca Dhaka  Bangladesh 17,900,000
15 Osaka Ōsaka  Japan 17,800,000 incl. Himeji, Kōbe, Kyōto, Sakai
16 Los Angeles Los Angeles  United States 17,700,000 incl. Anaheim, Riverside
17 Lagos Lagos  Nigeria 17,600,000
18 Bangkok Krung Thep  Thailand 17,400,000
19 Cairo Al-Qāhirah  Egypt 17,100,000 incl. Al-Jizah, Hulwan, Shubra al-Khaymah
19 Moscow Moskva  Russia 17,100,000
21 Calcutta Kolkata  India 16,200,000 incl. Haora
22 Buenos Aires Buenos Aires  Argentina 16,000,000 incl. San Justo, La Plata
23 Istanbul Istanbul  Turkey 14,600,000
24 London London  United Kingdom 14,500,000
25 Tehran Tehrān  Iran 14,000,000 incl. Karaj
26 Johannesburg Gauteng  South Africa 13,100,000 incl. East Rand, Evaton, Pretoria, Soshanguve, Soweto, Vereeniging, West Rand
27 Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro  Brazil 12,700,000 incl. Nova Iguaçu, São Gonçalo
28 Tientsin Tianjin  China 11,800,000
29 Paris Paris  France 11,300,000
30 Kinshasa Kinshasa  Democratic Republic of the Congo 10,900,000
31 Bangalore Bengaluru  India 10,800,000
32 Lahore Lāhore  Pakistan 10,500,000
32 Nagoya Nagoya  Japan 10,500,000
34 Madras Chennai  India 10,300,000
35 Lima Lima  Peru 10,100,000
35 Xiamen Xiamen  China 10,100,000 incl. Jinjiang, Quanzhou

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Brinkhoff, Thomas. "Major agglomerations of the World". City Population. Retrieved 20 November 2017. 

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