Top 10 Largest Cities in the World
This is a list of top largest cities in the world (by population). According to the World population density data, There are 10 cities defined as populous city in the World, The criteria used to determine this list is based on the number of people who settled in the city.
This is the City of the World’s most populous cities in 2011:
10 Jakarta (Indonesia)
Capital of Indonesia is a populous city in Indonesia. The number of inhabitants who settled in this city reached 9,588,198 inhabitants.
9 Beijing (China)
Capital of China is the largest city in the country with the largest population in the world, would not be surprised if the city is also a large population, the city could reach 10,123,000 people
8 Seoul (South Korea)
South Korea’s state capital is the most populous city in the world, South Korean Although not one of the most populous country, but it turns out the number of inhabitants who settled in this city could reach 10,464,051 people.
7 Moscow (Russian)
Although Moscow is the capital of cold and snowy regions, but in fact many European residents who wish to live in this town. With many of the migration to this city, Moscow city turned into a metropolitan city with a population reaching 10,563,038 people
6 Sao Paulo (Brazil)
Capital of Brazil in the Industrial Center and football in Brazil, it would not be surprised if many villagers urbanization to this city and cause the city has a population reaching 11,244,360 people.
5 Istanbul (Turkey)
As a city located between Asia and Europe, the city has become way in world trade, would not be surprised if the city became crowded and the population reached 12,517,664 people.
4 New Delhi (India)
The city is the capital of the World’s most populous country, the city of New Delhi is indeed one of the most populous city in India, its population reaching 12,565,900 people
3 Karachi (Pakistan)
Karachi is the capital of Shind province, located in Arabian sea, is the city’s economy and trade in Pakistan with a population of 12,991,000 souls
2 Mumbai (India)
Mumbay city formerly known as Bombay is located on the island Salsette. Mumbay is the center of commerce, entertainment and Indian movies (Bollywood) this makes the level of urbanization is high enough to Mumbay estimated city population of 13,830,884 souls Mumbay
1 Shanghai (China)
As the largest city in the country with the largest population in the world, it is also a large population of this city, let alone this city’s strategic location, which is located on the main route china trade, this makes the city’s population could reach 13,831,900 people. This is a list of largest cities in the world in 2011.