What is the 1 most populated city in the world?

What is the most populated city in the world 2023

2023 Metro Area Rankings

Rank City Population
1 Tokyo 37,194,000
2 Delhi 32,941,000
3 Shanghai 29,211,000
4 Dhaka 23,210,000

Is Tokyo the largest city in Japan

Tokyo, with almost nine million inhabitants, is by far the largest Japanese city. (The Greater Tokyo region is estimated to have a population of some 13 million). In fact the number of residents in the Japanese capital is greater then the combined population of the next three largest cities Yokohama, Osaka and Nagoya.

Which city has highest population

Summary of the 10 Most Populated Cities in the World

Rank Location Population
1 Tokyo, Japan 37,274,000
2 Delhi, India 32,065,760
3 Shanghai, China 28,516,904
4 Dhaka, Bangladesh 23,209,616

Which is the largest city in the world


As the world's biggest urban area, Tokyo has a population that accounts for more than a quarter of all of Japan.

Which will be the 3 biggest cities in 2050

City population 2050

1 Mumbai (Bombay), India Guadalupe, Mexico
2 Delhi, India Barcelona, Spain
3 Dhaka, Bangladesh Guiyang, China
4 Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo Lusaka, Zambia
5 Kolkata (Calcutta), India Detroit, United States of America

What is the largest city in 2030

Here, we look at the 10 largest cities by 2030, as predicted by the United Nations' (UN) World Urbanization Prospects.1 – TOKYO, JAPAN – 37.2M PEOPLE.2 – DELHI, INDIA – 36.1M PEOPLE.3 – SHANGHAI, CHINA – 30.8M PEOPLE.4 – MUMBAI, INDIA – 27.8M PEOPLE.5 – BEIJING, CHINA – 27.7M PEOPLE.6 – DHAKA, BANGLADESH – 27.4M PEOPLE.

How big is London vs Tokyo

Greater London (i.e. the 32 Boroughs plus the City of London) covers an area of about 1,570 sq km (606 sq mi) – that's about 90% of the size of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government prefecture area – and recall that the Tokyo prefecture area contains 14 million compared to about 9 million in Greater London.

What is Japan’s 2nd largest city


Yokohama – Japan's second largest city and the capital of Kanagawa.

How big is Tokyo

2,194 km²Tokyo / Area

What city has a population of 100000

Six cities crossed the 100,000 population mark in 2021: Bend, Oregon (102,059); Goodyear, Arizona (101,733); Buckeye, Arizona (101,315); Fishers, Indiana (101,171); Carmel, Indiana (100,777); and Tuscaloosa, Alabama (100,618).

What is the smallest city

Vatican City

Though every country defines the word "city" differently, meaning some cities host populations of only a handful of residents, Vatican City is generally considered to be the smallest city by population size as well as by area. It has a population of only about 800 people, just over half of whom are citizens.

What is world’s oldest city

Damascus, Syria

Damascus, Syria – 11000 years old

Damascus is the world's oldest city and has seen many great civilizations rise and fall. As per historical evidence, Damascus was first inhabited in the second half of the seventh millennia BC.

Is Tokyo a megacity

Metropolitan areas with a population of over 10 million are called megacities, and currently, there are 37 of them dotted around the planet. Included in this number are Tokyo, Osaka, and Nagoya, Japan's three biggest cities.

What is the largest city in 2100

The Top 10 Biggest Cities by Population in 2100Lagos, Nigeria – 88,344,661.Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo – 83,493,793.Dar Es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania – 73,678,022.Mumbai, India – 67,239,804.Delhi, India – 57,334,134.Khartoum, Sudan – 56,594,472.Niamey, Niger – 56,149,130.

How big is Tokyo vs Japan

At 2,191 square kilometers, the area of Tokyo is 0.6% of the total area of Japan. With a population density of 6,158 persons per square kilometer, Tokyo is the most densely populated prefecture in Japan.

Is Tokyo richer than London

New York, Tokyo and Shanghai's economies were also larger than London – £1,089.9bn, £625bn and £466.8bn respectively – although these were based on the GDP measure. In contrast, London was larger than Singapore (£297.5bn: GDP) and Hong Kong (£272.6bn: GDP).

What city is bigger than Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan is the most populous city in the world followed by Delhi, India and Shanghai, China. Six (6) cities in the world have populations greater than 20 million.

Is Kyoto bigger than Tokyo

Kyoto versus Tokyo Size

Tokyo is Japan's largest city, covering an estimated 2,188 square kilometers. Alternatively, Kyoto City is way smaller than Tokyo City, with a coverage of 827.83 square kilometers.

How big is Tokyo by size

At 2,191 square kilometers, the area of Tokyo is 0.6% of the total area of Japan. With a population density of 6,158 persons per square kilometer, Tokyo is the most densely populated prefecture in Japan. The ward area is home to 9.241 million persons, the Tama area, 4.223 million, and the Islands, 26,000.

Is Tokyo is bigger than Paris

The Paris population and area (105 square kilometers) are miniscule in comparison to Greater London's 7.3 million people and 1,590 square kilometers; New York City's 8 million people and 826 square kilometers; and Central Tokyo's 8.1 million people and 616 square kilometers.

What city has 300000 people

The most densely populated large cities (population greater than 300,000) in the US are, in order: New York, San Francisco, Boston, Santa Ana, Chicago, Philadelphia, Miami, Washington, Long Beach and Los Angeles.

How many cities over 1 million in China

The One Million+ Club

According to Demographia's World Urban Areas report, there are now 113 urban areas in China that surpass the one million population threshold. In comparison, North America and the EU combined have 114 urban areas that surpass one million people.

What is smaller than a city

Towns are usually bigger than villages, but smaller than cities. The term can also refer to its inhabitants, its townspeople. Home wasn't a set house, or a single town on a map.

What is the 2 smallest city in the world

14 Cities With The Smallest Populations In The World8 Vatican City, Italy.7 Ngerulmud, Palau.6 Greenwood, British Columbia.5 San Marino, San Marino.4 Norton City, Virginia.3 Opatowiec, Poland.2 Jericho, West Bank.1 Hamilton, Bermuda.

What city is over 1000 years old

Jericho, West Bank

Located in the West Bank and not too far from the Jordan River, Jericho has been continuously inhabited for over 11,000 years, has been a significant trading post for much of its existence and is even mentioned in the Old Testament.