List of cities by population - rating

List of the 50 largest cities by population in the world in 2018.

The largest city in terms of population is Chongqing (China), with a population of 30 million people.

The largest cities by population



# City Population
1Chongqing29 914 000
2Shanghai24 150 000
3Beijing21 705 000
4Tianjin14 425 000
5Lagos13 123 000
6Nanyang12 010 000
7Mumbai11 978 450
8São Paulo11 895 893
9Moscow11 514 330
10Karachi11 234 942
11Istanbul10 895 257
12Baoding10 700 000
13Harbin10 635 971
14Shenzhen10 357 938
15Wuhan10 220 000
16Jakarta10 135 030
17Kinshasa10 076 099
18Seoul10 063 197
19Guangzhou10 000 000
20Delhi9 879 172
21Shijiazhuang9 600 000
22Xuzhou9 468 000
23Tokyo8 967 665
24Dhaka8 906 039
25Mexico City8 800 000
26Hangzhou8 700 000
27Zhengzhou8 626 505
28Weifang8 500 000
29Lima8 486 866
30Fuyang8 360 000
31Ganzhou8 300 000
32Bangkok8 280 925
33New York8 244 910
34London8 173 900
35Cairo8 105 071
36Jining8 023 000
37Bogota7 980 001
38Ho Chi Minh City7 955 000
39Tehran7 797 520
40Shenyang7 760 000
41Zhumadian7 640 000
42Rangoon7 360 703
43Xi'an7 270 000
44Hong Kong7 182 724
45Chengdu7 123 000
46Tangshan7 100 000
47Baghdad7 055 200
48Shanqiu7 000 000
49Zhanjiang6 900 000
50Tsunyi6 838 000