World\'s Largest Cities by Population Map

Map of the World\'s Largest Cities, from Wikipedia article http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_cities_proper_by_population

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Shanghai, China
Rank: 1
Population: 13,831,900[1][2]
Definition: Core districts + inner suburbs
Area (km²): 1,928
Population density (/km²): 7,174
Mumbai, India
Rank: 2
Population: 13,830,884[3]
Definition: Municipal Corporation
Area (km²): 603
Population density (/km²): 22,937
Karachi, Pakistan
Rank: 3
Population: 12,991,000[4]
Definition: City District
Area (km²): 3,527
Population density (/km²): 3,683
Delhi, India
Rank: 4
Population: 12,565,901[3]
Definition: Municipal Corporation
Area (km²): 431.09[5]
Population density (/km²): 29,149
Istanbul, Turkey
Rank: 5
Population: 11,372,613[6]
Definition: Metropolitan Municipality
Area (km²): 1,831
Population density (/km²): 6,211
São Paulo, Brazil
Rank: 6
Population: 11,037,593[7]
Definition: Municipality
Area (km²): 1,523
Population density (/km²): 7,247
Moscow, Russia
Rank: 7
Population: 10,508,971[8]
Definition: City proper (includes Zelenograd)
Area (km²): 1,081
Population density (/km²): 9,722
Seoul, South Korea
Rank: 8
Population: 10,464,051[9]
Definition: Special City
Area (km²): 605.25[10]
Population density (/km²): 17,288
Beijing, China
Rank: 9
Population: 10,123,000[11]
Definition: Core districts + inner suburbs
Area (km²): 1,368.32
Population density (/km²): 7,400
Mexico City, Mexico
Rank: 10
Population: 8,841,916[12]
Definition: Federal District
Area (km²): 1,485
Population density (/km²): 5,954
Tokyo, Japan
Rank: 11
Population: 8,795,000[13]
Definition: 23 special wards area
Area (km²): 617
Population density (/km²): 14,254
Jakarta, Indonesia
Rank: 12
Population: 8,489,910[14]
Definition: Special capital district
Area (km²): 664
Population density (/km²): 12,738
New York City, United States
Rank: 13
Population: 8,363,710[15]
Definition: City proper
Area (km²): 789.4
Population density (/km²): 10,452
Wuhan, China
Rank: 14
Population: 8,001,541[16] (2006-12-31)
Definition: Core districts
Area (km²): 400[citation needed]
Population density (/km²): 20,004
Lagos, Nigeria
Rank: 15
Population: 7,937,932[17]
Definition: statistical area
Area (km²): 999.6
Population density (/km²): 7,938
Tehran, Iran
Rank: 16
Population: 7,873,000[18]
Definition: City proper
Area (km²): 760
Population density (/km²): 10,359
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Rank: 17
Population: 7,843,000[18]
Definition: City-Province
Area (km²): 9,965
Population density (/km²): 787
Lima, Peru
Rank: 18
Population: 7,605,742[19]
Definition: Province[20]
Area (km²): 2,670.4
Population density (/km²): 2,848
London, United Kingdom
Rank: 19
Population: 7,556,900[21]
Definition: Greater London[22]
Area (km²): 1,580
Population density (/km²): 4,863
Bogotá, Colombia
Rank: 20
Population: 7,259,597[23]
Definition: Capital district
Area (km²): 1,590
Population density (/km²): 4,566
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Rank: 21
Population: 7,123,340[24]
Definition: Province-level municipality
Area (km²): 2,095.01
Population density (/km²): 3,401
Hong Kong, China
Rank: 22
Population: 7,026,400[25]
Definition: Special Administrative Region
Area (km²): 1,092
Population density (/km²): 6,434
Bangkok, Thailand
Rank: 23
Population: 7,025,000[26]
Definition: Administrative area
Area (km²): 1,568.74
Population density (/km²): 4,478
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Rank: 24
Population: 7,000,940[27]
Definition: City Corporation
Area (km²): 360[28]
Population density (/km²): 19,447
Cairo, Egypt
Rank: 25
Population: 6,758,581[29]
Definition: Governorate
Area (km²): 214
Population density (/km²): 31,582
Guangzhou, China
Rank: 26
Population: 6,367,700[30]
Definition: Core districts
Area (km²): 3,843.43[30]
Population density (/km²): 1,657
Lahore, Pakistan
Rank: 27
Population: 6,318,745[31]
Definition: City District
Area (km²): 1,772
Population density (/km²): 3,566
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rank: 28
Population: 6,186,710[7]
Definition: Municipality
Area (km²): 1,182
Population density (/km²): 5,234
Bangalore, India
Rank: 29
Population: 5,840,155[32]
Definition: Municipal Corporation
Area (km²): 709.5[32]
Population density (/km²): 8,231
Tianjin, China
Rank: 30
Population: 5,800,000[33]
Definition: Core districts + inner suburbs
Area (km²): 2,057
Population density (/km²): 2,820
Baghdad, Iraq
Rank: 31
Population: 5,402,486[3]
Definition: City proper
Area (km²): 1,134
Population density (/km²): 4,064
Kolkata, India
Rank: 32
Population: 5,138,208[3]
Definition: Municipal Corporation
Area (km²): 185
Population density (/km²): 27,774
Santiago, Chile
Rank: 33
Population: 5,012,973[34]
Definition: Province[35]
Area (km²): 2,030
Population density (/km²): 2,469
Singapore, Singapore
Rank: 34
Population: 4,987,600[36]
Definition: Country/City
Area (km²): 710.2
Population density (/km²): 6,814
Chongqing, China
Rank: 35
Population: 4,776,027[16]
Definition: Core districts
Area (km²): 5,467.2
Population density (/km²): 1,057
Chennai, India
Rank: 36
Population: 4,616,639[3]
Definition: Municipal Corporation
Area (km²): 187
Population density (/km²): 24,688
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Rank: 37
Population: 4,581,854[8]
Definition: City proper
Area (km²): 1,439 [37]
Population density (/km²): 3,184
Surat, India
Rank: 38
Population: 4,523,022[38]
Definition: Municipal Corporation
Area (km²): 326.515[39]
Population density (/km²): 13,852
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Rank: 39
Population: 4,465,000[18]
Definition: City proper
Area (km²): 800
Population density (/km²): 5,581
Alexandria, Egypt
Rank: 40
Population: 4,110,015[29]
Definition: Governorate
Area (km²): 2,680
Population density (/km²): 1,611
Shenyang, China
Rank: 41
Population: 4,101,197[16] (2006-12-31)
Definition: Core districts
Area (km²): 3,495
Population density (/km²): 1,173
Yangon, Myanmar
Rank: 42
Population: 4,088,000[18]
Definition: Urban agglomeration
Area (km²): 598.75[40]
Population density (/km²): 6,828
Ahmedabad, India
Rank: 44
Population: 4,068,611[3]
Definition: Municipal corporation
Area (km²): 204
Population density (/km²): 19,944
Hyderabad, India
Rank: 43
Population: 4,025,335[3]
Definition: Municipal corporation
Area (km²): 172
Population density (/km²): 23,403
Ankara, Turkey
Rank: 45
Population: 3,901,201[6]
Definition: Metropolitan Municipality
Area (km²): 2,516
Population density (/km²): 1,551
Johannesburg, South Africa
Rank: 46
Population: 3,888,180[41]
Definition: City of Johannesburg metropolitan municipality
Area (km²): 1,644.96
Population density (/km²): 2,364
Los Angeles, United States
Rank: 47
Population: 3,849,378[42]
Definition: City proper
Area (km²): 1,290
Population density (/km²): 2,980
Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
Rank: 48
Population: 3,802,000[18]
Definition: Department/District
Area (km²): 2,119
Population density (/km²): 1,794
Yokohama, Japan
Rank: 49
Population: 3,670,000[43]
Definition: City proper
Area (km²): 437
Population density (/km²): 8,398
Busan, South Korea
Rank: 50
Population: 3,574,340[44]
Definition: Metropolitan City
Area (km²): 766.12[44]
Population density (/km²): 4,666
Cape Town, South Africa
Rank: 51
Population: 3,497,097[41]
Definition: City of Cape Town metropolitan municipality
Area (km²): 2,454.72
Population density (/km²): 1,424
Durban, South Africa
Rank: 52
Population: 3,468,086[41]
Definition: eThekwini metropolitan municipality
Area (km²): 2,291.89
Population density (/km²): 1,513
Pune, India
Rank: 53
Population: 3,446,330[3]
Definition: Municipal corporation
Area (km²): 450.69
Population density (/km²): 7,647
Berlin, Germany
Rank: 54
Population: 3,426,354[45]
Definition: City and state of Germany
Area (km²): 892
Population density (/km²): 3,842
Pyongyang, North Korea
Rank: 55
Population: 3,255,388[46]
Definition: Directly Governed City
Area (km²): 3,194
Population density (/km²): 1,019
Kanpur, India
Rank: 55
Population: 3,221,435[3]
Definition: Municipal corporation
Area (km²): 267
Population density (/km²): 12,065
Madrid, Spain
Rank: 57
Population: 3,213,271[47]
Definition: Municipality
Area (km²): 698
Population density (/km²): 4,604
Jaipur, India
Rank: 58
Population: 3,210,570[3]
Definition: Municipal corporation
Area (km²): 485
Population density (/km²): 6,620
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Rank: 59
Population: 3,050,728[48]
Definition: Argentine Capital District
Area (km²): 203
Population density (/km²): 15,028
Nairobi, Kenya
Rank: 60
Population: 3,038,553[49]
Definition: Province
Area (km²): 696
Population density (/km²): 4,366
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Rank: 61
Population: 3,012,000[18]
Definition: City proper
Area (km²): 1,230
Population density (/km²): 2,425
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