In contrast to the U.S. Census Bureau that uses the superseded definition of April 2018, »City Population« provides the mid-2018 population estimates for metropolitan areas according to the OMB Bulletin of September 2018.
The total end-of-2018 population reached 8.542 million and 11 mergers reduced the number of communes to 2,222. The districts of Neuchâtel canton were eliminated on 1 January 2018.
All urban agglomerations of the world with at least 1 million inhabitants.
Reference date: 2019-01-01
The ten most populous cities of selected countries and of their administrative divisions.
Several world statistics and charts by tables, maps and diagrams.