The Top 5 Largest Cities in Asia


  City Country Population Population Density
1
Shanghai China 16.34 million 19,034 persons per sq km
2
Mumbai (Bombay) India 13.83 million 35,367 persons per sq km
3
Karachi Pakistan 13.20 million 25,482 persons per sq km
4
Delhi India 12.56 million 29,878 persons per sq km
5
Ä°stanbul Turkey 12.17 million 10,377 persons per sq km
Sources:  Thomas Brinkhoff: The Principal Agglomerations of the World, city mayors.com, world-gazetteer.com
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