8 Most populated cities in the world today

Articles Aug 30, 2019 05:55

One of the cities is said to be focusing on the world's most crowded population, Shanghai, China.

Factors related to the most concentrated population are often associated with economic development as well as modern urban infrastructures. Many years the world has witnessed the economic boom in Asia, and this has boosted the population growth in the continent's cities and countries.

1. Mumbai-India

Mumbai, formerly Bombay, City, capital of the state of Maharashtra, South-western India. This is the financial and commercial center of the country and the main port on the Arabian Sea.

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Located on the coast of Maharashtra, Mumbai is India's most populous city, and it is one of the world's most populous and most populous metropolitan areas with 12.4 million inhabitants.

2. Tianjin-China

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Tianjin is one of the four centrally located cities of China, which is the largest coastal city in the north. The city is located on the North Chinese plateau, where many of the waters of the Hai ha mat.

Thanks to the source of money from the port, Thien Tan is rapidly growing in the industry, business, and finance. The venue is also the first place in China to have railways, telematics, telephones, postal mail. Currently, Thien Tan is the second-largest industrial center and the largest financial center in northern China. Tianjin has the 3rd largest growth rate in China and has a population density of up to 12.7 million.

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3. Manila-Philippines

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The city of Manila was first established by the Spanish in 1571. Precisely because of this, the city is home to many historical monuments dating from hundreds of years as well as a unique blend of architectural style. The city's design was carefully planned by the American architect and urban planner, Daniel Burnham in 1905. 

Today the city is the capital of the Philippines and is listed as a global city. Manila is located on the shores of Manila Bay and renamed to the Harbour, the city's population is now 12.8 million.

4. MOSCOW-Russia

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Moscow, now the capital of the Russian Federation, is located on the banks of the Moskva River, between the basin of the two major rivers Volga and Oka, with an area of 878.7 km² of central Russia. The city's population grew rapidly, and by 2004, 13.1 million.

5. Tokyo-Japan

Tokyo is the capital of Japan and the most populous municipality in the world. It is also one of the 47 districts of Japan, including 23 central wards and many cities, towns, and villages west of the city center. The Izu and Ogasawara Islands are also part of Tokyo.

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Is home to fifty-one of 500 Fortune Global companies, and Tokyo is ranked No. 4 in the Global City Index? The inhabitants of Tokyo are mostly Japanese with the Chinese and Korean communities. Tokyo is home to major corporations and financial institutions while the manufacturing sector is mainly concentrated in Yokohama, Chiba, and Kawasaki.

6. Dhaka-Bangladesh

Dhaka is not a quiet, retired place. The city, bursting with nearly 17 million people (most of them seem to be trapped in the same line of congestion as you do), is a noisy and chaotic place, filled with energy.

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The city is now known as Dhaka as a popular commercial center since the 17th century and is the capital of several empires and nations before becoming the capital of the newly independent Bangladesh in 1971.

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7. Istanbul-Turkey

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Istanbul is the most populous city of Turkey, as well as its financial and cultural center. Located on both sides of the Bosphorus, the narrow strait between the Black Sea and the Marmara Sea, Istanbul connects Asia and Europe both physically and culturally. The population of Istanbul is 14.6 million, making it one of the largest cities in Europe and the world.

8. Karachi-Pakistan 

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  Karachi is the financial capital of Pakistan and the capital city of Sindh province. The city has been economically admired by many people in the British colonial position and economic potential. Today, Karachi is the most populous city in the world with about 18 million people and is also the largest seaport of the country bordering Pakistan.  

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