2020 Megacities Population

The population of world megacities for the year 2020.

2020 Top 10 Megacity Population
RankCityCountryPopulation
1TokyoJapan37,393,129
2DelhiIndia30,290,936
3ShanghaiChina27,058,479
4São PauloBrazil22,043,028
5Ciudad de México (Mexico City)Mexico21,782,378
6DhakaBangladesh21,005,860
7Al-Qahirah (Cairo)Egypt20,900,603
8BeijingChina20,462,610
9Mumbai (Bombay)India20,411,274
10Kinki M.M.A. (Osaka)Japan19,165,340

Please see also 2015 Megacities and 2025 Megacities.

2020 Megacities Population
RankCityCountryPopulation
11New York-NewarkUnited States of America18,803,552
12KarachiPakistan16,093,786
13ChongqingChina15,872,179
14IstanbulTurkey15,190,335
15Buenos AiresArgentina15,153,729
16Kolkata (Calcutta)India14,850,066
17LagosNigeria14,368,332
18KinshasaDemocratic Republic of the Congo14,342,439
19ManilaPhilippines13,923,452
20TianjinChina13,589,077
21Rio de JaneiroBrazil13,458,075
22Guangzhou, GuangdongChina13,301,532
23LahorePakistan12,642,423
24Moskva (Moscow)Russian Federation12,537,954
25Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa AnaUnited States of America12,446,597
26ShenzhenChina12,356,819
27BangaloreIndia12,326,531
28ParisFrance11,017,230
29BogotáColombia10,978,360
30Chennai (Madras)India10,971,108

Data is from United Nations - World Urbanization Prospects 2018.

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