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Top 10 Most Populated World Cities

Updated on October 20, 2008

Most populated world cities include some of the largest cities in the world. With a population of over 8 million, the Tokyo-Yokohama, Japan region tops the list of the most populated cities with a population of over 30 million. Mexico City stands next. The largest metropolitan cluster in the United States, New York, stands at number three with a population of over 18 million. The Brazilian city of Sao Paulo stands close at number four with 17 million people. India, finally drives itself into the list with the film city or the economic capital of the country, Mumbai, housing 14 million people, with many regional and migrant workforce moving to it for greater opportunities. It is often said about Mumbai "it changes ur life." Delhi, Indian capital, is a city buzzling with traffic james. It stands at number six. The most populated country on earth, China, moves into the list with Shanghai standing at number seven. Kolkata, the city of BABUMUSHAI, stands close at number eight. The worst natural disasters-hit country Indonesia's capital Jakarta has 14 million, stands at number 9.Buenos Aires in Argentina at No 10.


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      hell raiser 

      5 years ago

      london isn't on?

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      6 years ago

      I live in oklahoma population=you

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      7 years ago

      Dhaka is the most population city but does not list of us comment

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      8 years ago from usa

      wow, i never realized just how small indianapolis was... hee hee.

    • Ginger Meow profile image

      Ginger Meow 

      8 years ago

      Cairo in Egypt has a population of 20 million with another 3 million during the day for trade.

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      8 years ago from Houston, Tx

      very interesting! i live in Houston TX and i thought we had alot of people!

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      8 years ago

      Not correct information... Mumbai metro hd a popl. Over 25 million accrdng to census of india

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      Owen Smyre 

      8 years ago

      what is the population of Chengqing Owen Smyre

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      9 years ago

      karachi is also biggest city in the world population approximate 16 million

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      9 years ago

      thanks for the information!.

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      9 years ago

      that george guy was wrong about only 9 cities; he must not be able to count, lol

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      9 years ago from Delhi

      No, please check there are 10.

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      9 years ago

      u said top 10 theres only 9

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      10 years ago from India

      Nice Info.

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      10 years ago from Cumbum

      Dear Neet, Thanks for very nice and informative hub.


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