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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 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:
Urban areas A to D | Urban areas E to L | Urban areas M to R | Urban areas S to Z |


Fastest growing cities and urban areas (201 to 300)
Rank
City/Urban area
Country
Average annual growth
2006 to 2020, in %
201
Xuzhou China
1.48
202
Yantai China
1.48
203
Nanchang China
1.48
204
Jinxi China
1.48
205
Guiyang China
1.47
206
Changchun China
1.47
207
Chongqing China
1.46
208
Cape Town South Africa
1.44
209
Tianshui China
1.40
210
Zaozhuang China
1.39
211
Santo Domingo Dominican Republic
1.39
212
Recife Brazil
1.39
213
Brisbane Australia
1.36
214
Jingmen China
1.34
215
Suining China
1.33
216
Vancouver Canada
1.33
217
Seattle USA
1.32
218
Miami USA
1.32
219
Nanning China
1.31
220
Hefei China
1.30
221
Handan China
1.28
222
Tehran Iran
1.28
223
Monterrey Mexico
1.27
224
Yueyang China
1.27
225
Tangshan China
1.27
226
Pôrto Alegre Brazil
1.26
227
Perth Australia
1.25
228
Columbus, Ohio USA
1.24
229
Suqian China
1.23
230
Tampa, St. Petersburg USA
1.23
231
Auckland New Zealand
1.22
232
Wuxi China
1.21
233
Weifang China
1.20
234
Madurai India
1.19
235
Santiago Chile
1.17
236
Chengdu China
1.17
237
Memphis USA
1.16
238
Durban South Africa
1.14
239
Linyi China
1.14
240
Singapore Singapore
1.13
241
San Antonio USA
1.13
242
Rosario Argentina
1.13
243
Huaian China
1.12
244
Bangkok Thailand
1.11
245
Sydney Australia
1.09
246
Kuwait City Kuwait
1.09
247
Huainan China
1.08
248
Ottawa Canada
1.08
249
Xinyi China
1.08
250
Chifeng China
1.07
251
Boston USA
1.07
252
Qingdao China
1.07
253
São Paulo Brazil
1.06
254
Zigong China
1.04
255
Guadalajara Mexico
1.03
256
Liupanshui China
1.03
257
Washington DC USA
1.03
258
Yuzhou China
1.01
259
Melbourne Australia
0.99
260
Buenos Aires Argentina
0.97
261
Minneapolis, St. Paul USA
0.97
262
Hong Kong China
0.97
263
Torreón Mexico
0.97
264
Kwangju South Korea
0.97
265
Taejon South Korea
0.97
266
Jilin China
0.95
267
Xian China
0.95
268
Newcastle, Gateshead UK
0.94
269
Fuyu China
0.94
270
Dublin Ireland
0.94
271
Caracas Venezuela
0.94
272
Taiyuan China
0.94
273
Rio de Janeiro Brazil
0.93
274
Cincinnati USA
0.92
275
San Diego USA
0.92
276
Providence USA
0.92
277
Pingxiang, Jiangxi China
0.91
278
Neijiang China
0.90
279
Mexico City Mexico
0.90
280
Inch'on South Korea
0.90
281
Daqing China
0.89
282
Baltimore USA
0.89
283
San Jose USA
0.88
284
Zibo China
0.86
285
Baotou China
0.85
286
Kansas City USA
0.83
287
Helsinki Finland
0.83
288
Pyongyang North Korea
0.80
289
Lanzhou China
0.80
290
Chicago USA
0.80
291
Jinan China
0.79
292
Taian China
0.76
293
Leshan China
0.75
294
Dalian China
0.74
295
Virginia Beach USA
0.74
296
Kaohsiung China
0.73
297
San Francisco, Oakland USA
0.70
298
Porto Portugal
0.70
299
Kunming China
0.69
300
Stockholm Sweden
0.67

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2 Wolfgang G Müller, Lahr, Germany

3 Georgios Kaminis, Athens, Greece

4 Guisi Nicolini, Lampedusa, Italy

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6 Mirjam van 't Veld, Amstelveen Netherlands

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