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Largest cities and their mayors in 2011

Largest cities and their mayors in 2011

World rank
Country
City
population
Metro
population
Mayor
1
Karachi Pakistan
15,500,000
18,000,000
Fazlur Rehman
2
Shanghai China
14,900,000
19,200,000
Han Zheng
3
Mumbai (Bombay) India
13,900,000
21,200,000
Shraddha Jadhav
4
BEIJING China
12,460,000
17,550,000
Guo Jinlong
5
DELHI India
12,100,000
16,713,000
Kanwar Sain
6
BUENOS AIRES Argentina
11,655,000
12,924,000
Mauricio Macri
7
MANILA METRO Philippines
11,550,000
13,503,000
Alfredo S Lim
8
SEOUL South Korea
11,153,000
24,472,000
Oh Se-hoon
9
Sao Paulo Brazil
11,038,000
19,890,000
Gilberto Kassab
10
MOSCOW Russia
10,524,000
14,800,000
Sergei Sobyanin
11
JAKARTA Indonesia
10,100,000
24,100,000
Fauzi Bowo
12
Istanbul Turkey
9,560,000
12,600,000
Kadir Topbas
13
BANGKOK Thailand
9,100,000
11,970,000
Sukhumbhand Paribatra
14
MEXICO CITY Mexico
8,841,000
21,163,000
Marcelo Ebrard
15
TOKYO Japan
8,653,000
31,036,000
Shintaro Ishihara
16
TEHRAN Iran
8,430,000
13,450,000
Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf
17
New York City USA
8,364,000
20,090,000
Michael Bloomberg
18
KINSHASA Congo D.R.
8,200,000
10,100,000
André Kimbuta Yango
19
DHAKA Bangladesh
7,940,000
12,797,000
Sadeque Hossain Khosa
20
Lagos Nigeria
7,938,000
9,123,000
n/k
21
CAIRO Egypt
7,764,000
15,546,000
Abdul Azim Wazir
22
LIMA Peru
7,606,000
8,473,000
Susana Villaran
23
LONDON UK
7,557,000
12,200,000
Boris Johnson
24
Tianjin China
7,500,000
11,750,000
Huang Xingguo
25
BOGOTA Colombia
7,320,000
8,361,000
Samuel Moreno Rojas
26
Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam
7,100,000
Pham Phuong Thao
27
Hong Kong China
7,055,000
Donald Tsang
28
Guangzhou China
6,458,000
10,182,000
Wan Qingliang
29
Dongguan China
6,446,000
7,650,000
Li Yuquan
30
Lahore Pakistan
6,100,000
8,600,000
Mian Amir Mahmood
31
Rio de Janeiro Brazil
6,093,000
14,387,000
Eduardo Paes
32
Baghdad Iraq
6,050,000
6,500,000
Sabir al-Issawi
33
Bangalore India
5,840,000
6,562,000
SK Nataraj
34
Surat India
5,390,000
6,347,000
Rajendra Desai
35
SANTIAGO Chile
5,278,000
6,677,000
Pablo Zalaquett Said
36
Kolkata India
5,100,000
15,420,000
Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya
37
Shenyang China
5,090,000
7,760,000
Li Yingjie
38
Chongqing China
5,087,000
9,700,000
Huang Qifan
39
SINGAPORE Singapore
4,988,000
Lee Hsien Loong
40
RIYADH Saudi Arabia
4,950,000
5,855,000
Abdul Aziz ibn ‘Ayyaf Al Migrin
41
LUANDA Angola
4,799,000
5,500,000
José Maria Ferraz dos Santos
42
Harbin China
4,755,000
9,874,000
Zhang Xiaolian
43
St Petersburg Russia
4,661,000
4,900,000
Valentina Matviyenko
44
Chennai India
4,600,000
7,330,000
M Subramaniam
45
Ahmadabad India
4,525,000
6,168,000
Kanaji Thakor
46
Wuhan China
4,500,000
6,200,000
Ruan Chengfa
47
Yangon Myanmar (Burma)
4,468,000
5.500,000
Aung Thein Lynn
48
Sydney Australia
4,400,000
Clover Moore
49
Chengdu China
4,334,000
11,000,000
Ge Honglin
50
Shenzhen China
4,320,000
8,616,000
Xy Qin
51
Nanjing China
4,150,000
7,600,000
Ji Jianye
52
Alexandria Egypt
4,110,000
4,350,000
Adel Labib
53
Johannesburg South Africa
3,888,000
10,268,000
Amos Masondo
54
Jeddah Saudi Arabia
3,856,000
4,500,000
Adil Faqeeh
55
Los Angeles USA
3,834,000
12,890,000
Antonio Villaraigosa
56
Abidjan Ivory Coast
3,800,000
4,000,000
Pierre Djédji Amondji
57
ANKARA Turkey
3,764,000
4,000,000
Melih Gökçek
58
Casablanca Morocco
3,673,000
3,850,000
Mohammed Sajid
59
Yokohama Japan
3,655,000
Fumiko Hayashi
60
Hyderabad India
3,637,000
6,290,000
Banda Karthika Reddy
61
Melbourne Australia
3,635,000
Robert Doyle
62
Kano Nigeria
3,626,000
3,900,000
Ibrahim Shekarau
63
Busan South Korea
3,600,000
4,292,000
Hur Nam-sik
64
KABUL Afghanistan
3,586,000
4,000,000
Mohammad Yunus Noandesh
65
Changchun China
3,581,000
7,460,000
Cui Jie
66
Cape Town South Africa
3,497,000
7,280,000
Patricia de Lille
67
Guiyang China
3,450,000
Yuan Zhou
68
BERLIN Germany
3,432,000
3,943,000
Klaus Wowereit
69
Hangzhou China
3,408,000
6,776,000
Cai Qi
70
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia
3,385,000
4,568,000
Kuma Demeksa
71
Pune India
3,337,000
4,470,000
Mohansingh Rajpal
72
PYONGYANG North Korea
3,255,000
3,400,000
n/k
73
MADRID Spain
3,213,000
5,300,000
Alberto Ruiz-Gallardón
74
NAIROBI Kenya
3,130,000
3,300,000
Geoffrey Majiwa
75
Kanpur India
3,100,000
4,865,000
Ravindra Patani
76
Kunming China
3,100,000
6,800,000
Zhang Zulin
77
Surabaya Indonesia
3,100,000
3,700,000
Bambang D H
78
Jaipur India
3,050,000
5,690,000
Jyoti Khandelwal
79
Salvador da Bahia Brazil
2,998,000
3,173,000
João Henrique Carneiro
80
SANTO DOMINGO Dominican Republic
2,989,000
3,813,000
Roberto Salcedo
81
Mashhad Iran
2,910,000
3,000,000
Mohammad Pejman
82
Chicago USA
2,853,000
8,770,000
Rahm Emanuel
83
Zibo China
2,850,000
4,200,000
Liu Huiyan
84
KIEV Ukraine
2,820,000
3,300,000
Alexander Popov
85
Durg India
2,810,000
Dr Shiv Kumar Tamer
86
Huludao China
2,787,000
Sun Zhaolin
87
CARACAS Venezuela
2,762,000
3,478,000
Antonio Ledezma
88
Qingdao China
2,755,000
7,580,000
Xia Geng
89
Changsha China
2,744,000
6,140,000
Zhang Jiangfei
90
ROME Italy
2,732,000
3,555,000
Gianni Alemanno
91
Fuzhou (Fujian) China
2,710,000
6,630,000
Yuan Rongxiang
92
Quezon City Philippines
2,680,000
Herbert M Bautis
93
Xian China
2,670,000
4,480,000
Chen Baogen
94
Port Harcourt Nigeria
2,667,000
3,761,000
Azubuike Nmerukini
95
Osaka Japan
2,647,000
17,590,000
Kunio Hiramatsu
96
Incheon South Korea
2,630,000
2,630,000
Song Young-gil
97
Shijiazhuang China
2,630,000
9,600,000
Ai Wenli
98
TAIPEI Taiwan
2,620,000
6,753,000
Hau Lung-pin
99
Zhengzhou China
2,600,000
4,510,000
Zhao Jiancai
100
Chittagong Bangladesh
2,580,000
3,858,000
Mohammed Manjur Alam
101
Toronto Canada
2,571,000
5,100,000
Rob Ford
102
Ibadan Nigeria
2,550,000
3,000,000
Adebayo Alao-Akala
103
Taiyuan China
2,550,000
3,400,000
Zhang Bingsheng
104
Cali Colombia
2,525,000
2,801,000
Jorge Ivan Ospina
105
Daegu South Korea
2,512,000
Kim Bum-il
106
Bandung Indonesia
2,510,000
3,829,000
Dada Rosada
107
Faisalabad Pakistan
2,510,000
5,081,000
Rana Zahid Tauseef
108
Fortaleza Brazil
2,506,000
3,415,000
Luizianne Lins
109
Baoshan China
2,500,000
Xiong Qinghua
110
DAR ES SALAAM Tanzania
2,498,000
2,700,000
Adam Kimbisa
111
Zhongshan China
2,495,000
n/k
112
Xiamen China
2,490,000
Liu Cigui
113
Chaoyang China
2,471,000
Zhang Tiemin
114
Belo Horizonte Brazil
2,453,000
5,397,000
Marcio Lacerda
115
Nanning China
2,450,000
6,480,000
Huang Fangfang
116
HAVANA Cuba
2,430,000
3,700,000
Juan Contino Aslán
117
Nagpur India
2,420,000
Archana Dehankar
118
Omdurman Sudan
2,400,000
Al-Fatih Az-ddin
119
Suzhou China
2,383,000
6,298,000
Yan Li
120
Aleppo Syria
2,360,000
3,000,000
Ma’an Al-Shibli
121
Lucknow India
2,342,000
2,686,000
Dinesh Sharma
122
Izmir Turkey
2,330,000
3,796,000
Aziz Kocaoglu
123
Linyi China
2,300,000
10,080,000
Lian Chengmin
124
Dalian China
2,270,000
3,478,000
Li Wancai
125
Nagoya Japan
2,260,000
9,250,000
Takashi Kawamura
126
Houston USA
2,242,000
5,728,000
Annise Parker
127
Giza Egypt
2,225,000
2,600,000
n/k
128
Medellin Colombia
2,223,000
3,312,000
Alonso Salazar Jaramillo
129
KHARTOUM Sudan
2,208,000
7,500,000
Abdul Rahman Alkheder
130
Ningbo China
2,201,000
5,600,000
Mao Guanglie
131
Guayaquil Ecuador
2,196,000
2,686,000
Jaime Nebot
132
TASHKENT Uzbekistan
2,180,000
3,400,000
Abdukahar Tuhtayev
133
PARIS France
2,113,000
11,769,000
Bertrand Delanoë
134
BRASILIA Brazil
2,089,000
2,090,000
José Roberto Arruda
135
Lanzhou China
2,088,000
3,300,000
Zhang Jinliang
136
Changzhou China
2,086,000
3,570,000
Wang Weicheng
137
Monterrey Mexico
2,057,000
3,650,000
Fernando Larrazabal
138
BAKU Azerbaijan
2,040,000
2,072,000
Hajibala Abutalybov
139
Kowloon China
2,020,000
2,200,000
Wong Kwok-keung
140
BUCHAREST Romania
1,994,000
2,151,000
Sorin Oprescu
141
Medan Indonesia
1,990,000
2,390,000
Rahudman Harahap
142
Tangshan China
1,980,000
7,100,000
Zhang Guodong
143
Jilin China
1,953,000
4,523,000
Zhang Xiaopei
144
Nanchong China
1,950,000
7,300,000
Liu Hongjian
145
CONAKRY Guinea
1,931,000
Mamadou Wasco Camara
146
AMMAN Jordan
1,919,000
2,524,000
Omar Maani
147
Indore India
1,912,000
1,920,000
Krishna Murari Moghe
148
Sapporo Japan
1,906,000
2,130,000
Fumio Ueda
149
Jinan China
1,900,000
2,444,000
Zhang Jianguo
150
Puebla Mexico
1,888,000
2,500,000
Blanca Alcala Ruiz

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