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The world's largest cities
Cities ranked 101 to 200

Capital letters denote country capital cities. Our tables provide population figures for cities with legally defined boundaries, with recognised urban status and with its own local government. The figures do not take into account suburban settlements or other heavily populated areas outside city boundaries. Greater urban areas are described and ranked on separate pages.

THE LARGEST CITIES IN THE WORLD AND THEIR MAYORS 2010
Introduction
Cities by size: 1 to 150 | 151 to 300 | 301 to 450 | 451 to 550 |
Cities in alphabetical order: A to D | E to L | M to R | S to Z |
Cities by countries: A to D | E to L | M to R | S to Z |


LARGEST CITIES
Cities ranked 1 to 100 | Cities ranked 101 to 200 | Cities ranked 201 to 300
| Ranking of urban areas | Urban slums | Capital cities | Europe's 500 largest cities |

LARGEST CITIES RANKED BY LAND AREA, POPULATION AND DENSITY
Introduction & methodology
Land area:
Cities ranked 1 to 125 | Cities ranked 126 to 250 |
Population:
Cities ranked 1 to 125 | Cities ranked 126 to 250 |
Population density:
Cities ranked 1 to 125 | Cities ranked 126 to 250 |


LARGEST URBAN AREAS:
Introduction
In 2006: Urban areas ranked 1 to 100 | Urban areas ranked 101 to 200 | Urban areas ranked 201 to 300 | Urban areas ranked 301 to 400 |
In 2020: Urban areas ranked 1 to 100 | Urban areas ranked 101 to 200 | Urban areas ranked 201 to 300 | Urban areas ranked 301 to 400 |

FASTEST GROWING URBAN AREAS:
Urban areas ranked 1 to 100 | Urban areas ranked 101 to 200 | Urban areas ranked 201 to 300 |

ALPHABETICAL INDEX OF URBAN AREAS:
Urban areas A to D | Urban areas E to L | Urban areas M to R | Urban areas S to Z |


RICHEST CITIES BY GDP
Introduction | 150 richest cities in 2005 | 150 richest cities in 2020 | Europe's richest cities |

RICHEST CITIES BY PERSONAL EARNINGS
70 richest cities



Cities ranked 101 to 200
Rank City Country Population
101 Sapporo Japan 1,822,000
102 LUANDA Angola 1,822,000
103 RIYADH Saudi Arabia 1,800,000
104 Zhengzhou China 1,796,000
105 Zaozhuang China 1,793,000
106 BAKU Azerbaijan 1,792,000
107 Dongguan China 1,741,000
108 Hamburg Germany 1,704,000
109 MINSK Belarus 1,677,000
110 Guiyang China 1,664,000
111 Kediri Indonesia 1,663,000
112 MANILA Philippines 1,654,000
113 Tegal Indonesia 1,633,000
114 Nagpur India 1,624,000
115 Lucknow India 1,619,000
116 Curitiba Brazil 1,618,000
117 Lanzhou China 1,617,000
118 QUITO Ecuador 1,615,000
119 WARSZAWA (Warsaw) Poland 1,615,000
120 Kunming China 1,611,000
121 Kampong Cham Cambodia 1,608,000
122 Brisbane Australia 1,598,000
123 BEOGRAD (Belgrade) Serbia 1,594,000
124 Linyi China 1,590,000
125 Pune India 1,566,000
126 Barranquilla Colombia 1,549,000
127 WIEN (Vienna) Austria 1,539,000
128 Tangshan China 1,517,000
129 Philadelphia (PA) USA 1,517,000
130 ALGER (Algiers) Algeria 1,507,000
131 Tianmen China 1,506,000
132 Surat India 1,505,000
133 TRIPOLI Libya 1,500,000
134 Xinghua China 1,497,000
135 Kharkov Ukraine 1,494,000
136 Kobe Japan 1,493,000
137 Hangzhou China 1,476,000
138 Kaohsiung. China 1,468,000
139 Kyoto Japan 1,467,000
140 Jaipur India 1,458,000
141 Barcelona Spain 1,454,000
142 Jeddah Saudi Arabia 1,450,000
143 Anshan China 1,442,000
144 Suizhou China 1,439,000
145 KABUL Afghanistan 1,424,000
146 Qiqihaer China 1,424,000
147 Palembang Indonesia 1,415,000
148 Taian China 1,412,000
149 Rawalpindi Pakistan 1,409,000
150 Fuzhou China 1,402,000
151 Novosibirsk Russia 1,400,000
152 Tengzhou China 1,399,000
153 Zhanjiang China 1,399,000
154 Dengzhou China 1,391,000
155 Shijiazhuang China 1,390,000
156 Fushun China 1,388,000
157 Pingxiang China 1,388,000
158 Recife Brazil 1,388,000
159 Guikong China 1,387,000
160 Changsha China 1,376,000
161 Xiantao China 1,371,000
162 Nanchang China 1,369,000
163 Yancheng China 1,366,000
164 Chittagong Bangladesh 1,363,000
165 Perth Australia 1,361,000
166 Dar es Salaam Tanzania 1,360,000
167 Nizhny Novgorod Russia 1,357,000
168 NAIROBI Kenya 1,346,000
169 Fukuoka Japan 1,341,000
170 Yulin China 1,323,000
171 Phoenix (AZ) USA 1,321,000
172 Porto Alegre Brazil 1,321,000
173 Jilin China 1,320,000
174 Xintai China 1,306,000
175 Milano Italy 1,305,000
176 MONTEVIDEO Uruguay 1,303,000
177 Xiaogan China 1,302,000
178 Pingdu China 1,296,000
179 Chaozhou China 1,293,000
180 Neijiang China 1,289,000
181 Manaus Brazil 1,285,000
182 Datong China 1,277,000
183 Taejon South Korea 1,272,000
184 Omdurman Sudan 1,271,000
185 LUSAKA Zambia 1,269,000
186 TBILISI Georgia 1,268,000
187 Ekaterinoburg Russia 1,267,000
188 Esfahan Iran 1,266,000
189 Suining China 1,259,000
190 Kwangchu South Korea 1,257,000
191 Netzahualcóyotl Mexico 1,255,000
192 YEREVAN Armenia 1,249,000
193 Kawasaki Japan 1,249,000
194 Baotou China 1,248,000
195 Huainan China 1,239,000
196 Zhongshan China 1,237,000
197 Changde China 1,231,000
198 San Diego (CA) USA 1,223,000
199 Haozhou China 1,222,000
200 Maracaibo Venezuela 1,220,000

Introduction | Cities ranked 1 to 100 | Cities ranked 101 to 200 | Cities ranked 201 to 300 | World's largest urban areas | Ranking of urban areas | Urban slums | Capital cities |

World Mayor 2014
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NORTH AMERICA
Mayor Naheed Nenshi
Calgary, Canada
Mayor Annise Parker
Houston, USA
Mayor Mick Cornett
Oklahoma City, USA
Mayor Kevin Johnson
Sacramento, USA



LATIN AMERICA
Mayor Marcio Lacerda
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Mayor Álvaro Arzú
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Mayor Carlos Eduardo Correa
Monteria, Colombia
Mayor Carlos Ocariz
Sucre, Venezuela



EUROPE
Mayor Daniel Termont
Ghent, Belgium
Mayor Alain Juppé
Bordeaux, France
Mayor Albrecht Schröter
Jena, Germany
Mayor Yiannis Boutaris, Thessaloniki, Greece
Mayor Giusy Nicolini, Lampedusa, Italy
Mayor Nils Usakovs
Riga, Latvia
Mayor José Ramón García, Ribera de Arriba, Spain
Mayor George Ferguson, Bristol, UK
Mayor Joe Anderson, Liverpool, UK



ASIA
Mayor Tri Rismaharini (Risma)
Surabaya, Indonesia
Mayor Yona Yahav
Haifa, Israel
Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog
Iloilo City, Philippines
Mayor Hani Mohammad Aburas
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Mayor Park Won-soon
Seoul, South Korea
Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu
Izmir, Turkey



AUSTRALIA
Mayor Clover Moore
Sydney, Australia



AFRICA
Mayor Jacqueline
Moustache, Victoria, Seychelles
Mayor Thabo Manyoni
Mangaung, South Africa



Previous winners
and runners-up

Previous winners and runners-up include the mayors of Bilbao, Perth, Mexico City, Oklahoma City, Cape Town, Zurich, Melbourne, Amsterdam, Athens, Mississauga and Tirana. The World Mayor Project aims to show what outstanding mayors can achieve and raise their profiles nationally and internationally. MORE