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People > Cities > Cities larger than the capital: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Cities larger than the capital.

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COUNTRY DESCRIPTION
Australia Sydney , Melbourne , Brisbane , Perth , Adelaide , Gold Coast , Newcastle
Belize Corozal Town , Dangriga , Orange Walk Town , San Ignacio Cayo , Belize City
Benin Cotonou
Bolivia Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz is larger than La Paz; La Paz is larger than Sucre; metropolitan La Paz is larger than Santa Cruz)
Brazil Sao Paulo City , Rio de Janeiro , Salvador (by city proper) ; Sao Paulo City , Rio de Janeiro , Belo Horizonte , Recife , Porto Alegre and Fortaleza (by metropolitan population) ;
Burma Yangon , Mandalay .
Cameroon Douala
Canada Toronto , Montreal , Vancouver (Metropolitan area), Calgary (City proper)
Chile Santiago is the largest metropolitan area; Greater Concepci\u00f3n is larger than Greater Valpara\u00edso
China Shanghai
Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan
Ecuador Guayaquil
Federated States of Micronesia Weno
India Proper city of New Delhi is smaller than 179 cities located within the boundaries of India, including in order of largest populations: Mumbai (Bombay), Delhi , Bangalore (Bengaluru), Hyderabad , Ahmedabad , Chennai and Kolkata (Calcutta). The urban agglomeration of Delhi-New Delhi has 16,314,838 (11,000,000 only in Delhi) and is smaller only than the urban agglomeration of Mumbai (18,414,288).
Israel The city proper of Jerusalem is bigger than Tel Aviv , but the metropolitan area of Tel Aviv is bigger than Jerusalem.
Italy Milan (Metropolitan Area), Naples (Metropolitan Area).
Kazakhstan Almaty , Shymkent
Liechtenstein Schaan
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
Malta Birkirkara , Mosta , St. Paul's Bay , Qormi , \u017babbar , Sliema , Naxxar , San \u0120wann , \u017bebbu\u0121 , Fgura , \u017bejtun , Rabat , Marsaskala , Bir\u017cebbu\u0121a , Attard , \u017burrieq , \u0126amrun , Swieqi , Mellie\u0127a , Tarxien , Paola (Ra\u0127al \u0120did) , Si\u0121\u0121iewi , St. Julian's , Msida , G\u017cira , Santa Venera , Victoria (Gozo) , Luqa
Morocco Casablanca
Nauru Denigomodu , Meneng , Aiwo
New Zealand Auckland , Christchurch
Nigeria Lagos , Ibadan , Kano , Ilorin , Port Harcourt , Ogbomosho
Pakistan Karachi , Lahore , Faisalabad , Rawalpindi , Gujranwala , Multan , Hyderabad , Peshawar , Quetta
Palau Koror , Meyuns , Airai
Philippines Quezon City (both Manila and Quezon City are parts of the National Capital Region )
San Marino Serravalle , Borgo Maggiore
South Africa Johannesburg is the largest city, Durban is slightly smaller than Cape Town but larger than Pretoria and Bloemfontein combined
Sri Lanka Kotte is a suburb of Colombo , the largest city.
Sudan Omdurman
Swaziland Manzini
Switzerland Zurich , Geneva , Basel , Lausanne (narrowly)
Syria Aleppo
Tanzania Dar es Salaam, Mwanza
Trinidad and Tobago Chaguanas , San Fernando , San Juan
Turkey Istanbul
United Arab Emirates Dubai , Sharjah
United Kingdom London is the largest urban and metropolitan area. The City of Westminster , in central London, is the seat of government; 62 districts have larger populations than Westminster.
United States New York City , Los Angeles , Chicago , Houston , Philadelphia , Phoenix , San Antonio , San Diego , Dallas , San Jose , Austin , Jacksonville , Indianapolis , San Francisco , Columbus , Fort Worth , Charlotte , Detroit , El Paso , Memphis , Boston , Seattle , Denver ( Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area ranks 4th)
Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City

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"All countries compared for People > Cities > Cities larger than the capital", Wikipedia: List of national capitals and largest cities by country (Countries). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Cities/Cities-larger-than-the-capital

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