Rankings

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  1. Rank
    1
    Country
    Samut Prakan, Thailand
    Result
    8.2
  2. Rank
    2
    Country
    Batam, Indonesia
    Result
    7.3
  3. Rank
    3
    Country
    Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
    Result
    7.0
  4. Rank
    4
    Country
    Bujumbura, Burundi
    Result
    6.9
  5. Rank
    5
    Country
    Mwanza, Tanzania
    Result
    6.6
  6. Rank
    Country
    Nnewi, Nigeria
    Result
    6.6
  7. Rank
    7
    Country
    Uyo, Nigeria
    Result
    6.3
  8. Rank
    Country
    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Result
    6.3
  9. Rank
    Country
    Abuja, Nigeria
    Result
    6.3
  10. Rank
    Country
    Abomey-Calavi, Benin
    Result
    6.3
  11. Rank
    11
    Country
    Xiamen, China
    Result
    6.2
  12. Rank
    12
    Country
    Bamako, Mali
    Result
    6.0
  13. Rank
    Country
    Denpasar, Indonesia
    Result
    6.0
  14. Rank
    Country
    Mogadishu, Somalia
    Result
    6.0
  15. Rank
    15
    Country
    Liuyang, China
    Result
    5.9
  16. Rank
    Country
    Huambo, Angola
    Result
    5.9
  17. Rank
    17
    Country
    Yinchuan, China
    Result
    5.7
  18. Rank
    18
    Country
    Hamah, Syria
    Result
    5.6
  19. Rank
    Country
    Port Harcourt, Nigeria
    Result
    5.6
  20. Rank
    20
    Country
    Jinhua, China
    Result
    5.5
  21. Rank
    Country
    Tasikmalaya, Indonesia
    Result
    5.5
  22. Rank
    Country
    Vientiane, Laos
    Result
    5.5
  23. Rank
    23
    Country
    Onitsha, Nigeria
    Result
    5.4
  24. Rank
    Country
    Kannur, India
    Result
    5.4
  25. Rank
    25
    Country
    Antananarivo, Madagascar
    Result
    5.3
  26. Rank
    Country
    Can Tho, Vietnam
    Result
    5.3
  27. Rank
    Country
    Luohe, China
    Result
    5.3
  28. Rank
    Country
    Lusaka, Zambia
    Result
    5.3
  29. Rank
    Country
    Malappuram, India
    Result
    5.3
  30. Rank
    30
    Country
    Zhongshan, China
    Result
    5.2

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Notes

Urban agglomerations with a population of at least 750,000 in 2015.

Source: UN Population Division