Top 10 Largest Cities in the World
Base on the number of population, do you know what it the largest cities in the world? Where do those cities located? The answer is most of the largest cities is coming from Asia. If you want to know the answer, I suggest you to keep reading the post because on the bottom of the post you will find the answer. This is top 10 largest cities in the world.
10. Osaka, Japan
Osaka is a house of around 17,3 million population this moment and the number is growing about 0.04 percent yearly, The total area of Osaka is mere 2,720 Km square and that means the city is pretty crowded. Osaka is 10th in the list of largest cities in the world.
9. Delhi, India
Our Next city is the capital of India and it houses around 18,5 million populations and those people scatter around 1,425Km square area. A population in New Delhi is grow rapidly at 2,4 % annually. New Delhi is 9th in the list of largest cities in the world.
8. Mexico City, Mexico
Our 8th largest city in the world, Mexico city, houses around 18,65 million populations and they live over 2,137Km square area. The growing rate is lower compare to New Delhi at 0.6% annually. Mexico City is 8th in the list of largest cities in the world.
7. Sao Paulo, Brazil
Sao Paulo Brazil is our next big populated city. Sao Paulo is only 2,590Km square but it is inhabited by 19,4 million population that grows 0.78 percent every year. Sao Paulo is 7th in the list of largest cities in the world.
6. Mumbai (Bombay), India
Back from Sao Paulo we go to India to meet 6th most populated city in the world, Mumbai. Mumbai is 777 km square wide, which is much smaller than Sao Paulo, and 19,8 million people crowded the city. Every year, the populations of Mumbai grow around 2 percent yearly. Mumbai is 6th in the list of largest cities in the world.
5. Manila, Philippines
Manila city of Philippines is a home for around 20,2 million people this year and averagely, this population grows 2,31 percent annually. Manila is mere 1,425Km square and the area itself is not expanding. Manila is is 5th in the list of largest cities in the world.
4. Seoul, South Korea
Seoul is one of prosperous cities in Asia and it attract millions people to live on the city. Seoul is 1,943Km square wide and it homes for around 21 million population that grow 0.43 percent every year. Seoul is 4th in the list of largest cities in the world.
3. New York City (NYC), United States
New York City of America is one of the crowded cities in the world and one of the most favorite city to stay in US. Today, the 11,264km city houses around 20.3 populations which grow 0,24% per year according to census. New York City is 3rd in the list of largest cities in the world.
2. Jakarta, Indonesia
Jakarta is the most populous city in South east Asia and Australia and it estimated houses 22,9 million population this moment. Jakarta is 2,720Km square and the population here grow around 2.38 percent every year. In the city, Urbanization is one of the substantial factors which contributes the population growth. Jakarta is 2nd in the list of largest cities in the world.
1. Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo is the most expensive city in the world but at the same time, it is also one of the most prosperous city in Japan and Asia. Become one of the largest cities in the globe, Tokyo is a home for 34,8 million populations and the number is fat 0,15 percent per year.
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