The World - Top 100+ Cities by Population

Population data by city is the population of the city itself, not the metro area (for specific metro area data, see our ranking by metro area). Data is as of 2011 estimates.

Rank  City  Country Population 
101. Faisalābād  Pakistan 2,506,595
102. İzmir  Turkey 2,500,603
103. Zhongshan  China 2,493,400
104. Lucknow  India 2,472,011
105. Al Jīzah  Egypt 2,443,203
106. Fortaleza  Brazil 2,400,000
107. Cali  Colombia 2,392,877
108. Surabaya  Indonesia 2,374,658
109. Belo Horizonte  Brazil 2,373,224
110. Dakar  Senegal 2,352,057
111. Mashhad  Iran 2,307,177
112. Nāgpur  India 2,228,018
113. Maracaibo  Venezuela 2,225,000
114. Raigarh Fort  India 2,207,929
115. Brasília  Brazil 2,207,718
116. Santo Domingo  Dominican Republic 2,201,941
117. Nagoya-shi  Japan 2,191,279
118. Havana  Cuba 2,163,824
119. Paris  France 2,138,551
120. Houston  United States 2,099,451
121. Changsha  China 2,073,938
122. Jinan  China 2,069,266
123. Mosul  Iraq 2,065,597
124. Dalian  China 2,035,307
125. Johannesburg  South Africa 2,026,469
126. Al Baṣrah  Iraq 2,015,483
127. Zhengzhou  China 2,014,125
128. Almaty  Kazakhstan 2,000,900
129. Medellín  Colombia 1,999,979
130. Shijiazhuang  China 1,992,474
131. Tashkent  Uzbekistan 1,978,028
132. Algiers  Algeria 1,977,663
133. Khartoum  Sudan 1,974,647
134. Accra  Ghana 1,963,264
135. Guayaquil  Ecuador 1,952,029
136. Sanaa  Yemen 1,937,451
137. Beirut  Lebanon 1,916,100
138. Sapporo-shi  Japan 1,883,027
139. Jilin  China 1,881,977
140. Hangzhou  China 1,878,129
141. Bucharest  Romania 1,877,155
142. Nanchang  China 1,871,351
143. Vancouver  Canada 1,837,969
144. Indore  India 1,837,041
145. Iztapalapa  Mexico 1,820,888
146. Ecatepec  Mexico 1,806,226
147. Conakry  Guinea 1,767,200
148. Maracay  Venezuela 1,754,256
149. Medan  Indonesia 1,750,971
150. Rāwalpindi  Pakistan 1,743,101
151. Minsk  Belarus 1,742,124
152. Hamburg  Germany 1,739,117
153. Curitiba  Brazil 1,718,421
154. Warsaw  Poland 1,702,139
155. Bandung  Indonesia 1,699,719
156. Budapest  Hungary 1,696,128
157. Soweto  South Africa 1,695,047
158. Vienna  Austria 1,691,468
159. Rabat  Morocco 1,655,753
160. Qingdao  China 1,642,245
161. Guadalajara  Mexico 1,640,589
162. Barcelona  Spain 1,621,537
163. Pretoria  South Africa 1,619,438
164. Aleppo  Syria 1,602,264
165. Patna  India 1,599,920
166. Bhopāl  India 1,599,914
167. Manaus  Brazil 1,598,210
168. Tangshan  China 1,596,949
169. Xinyang  China 1,590,668
170. Puebla de Zaragoza  Mexico 1,590,256
171. Kaduna  Nigeria 1,582,102
172. Phnom Penh  Cambodia 1,573,544
173. Damascus  Syria 1,569,394
174. Eşfahān  Iran 1,547,164
175. Ludhiāna  India 1,545,368
176. Harare  Zimbabwe 1,542,813
177. Kōbe-shi  Japan 1,528,478
178. Philadelphia  United States 1,526,006
179. Bekasi  Indonesia 1,520,119
180. Kaohsiung  Taiwan 1,519,711
181. Ciudad Juárez  Mexico 1,512,354
182. Urumqi  China 1,508,225
183. Asunción  Paraguay 1,482,200
184. Recife  Brazil 1,478,098
185. Taiden  South Korea 1,475,221
186. Kumasi  Ghana 1,468,609
187. Kyoto  Japan 1,459,640
188. Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia 1,453,975
189. Karaj  Iran 1,448,075
190. Perth  Australia 1,446,704
191. Phoenix  United States 1,445,632
192. Kathmandu  Nepal 1,442,271
193. Palembang  Indonesia 1,441,500
194. Multān  Pakistan 1,437,230
195. Hanoi  Vietnam 1,431,270
196. Kharkiv  Ukraine 1,430,885
197. Āgra  India 1,430,055
198. Córdoba  Argentina 1,428,214
199. Tabrīz  Iran 1,424,641
200. Novosibirsk  Russia 1,419,007

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