There are many cities in the world and each is a different size. Countries are ranked according to their size and so are cities. For the latter, you can either consider ranking by acreage or by populations. When it comes to the population, the following are the world’s ten largest cities:


Shanghai is a city in China. It is also the most populous city in the world. In 2014 the population was estimated to be over 24 million.

It is recognized as a global financial center and this started back in the 1930s when the municipality was the financial hub of the Asia-Pacific region.

When it comes to Chinese cuisine, people know about the sweet and sour unique taste that comes in different foods.

Shanghai cooking is known to be the sweetest in China. The city is said to consume more sugar than any other part of the People’s Republic of China.

In Shanghai, unlike other parts of China, English is taught from grade school.

The city is also famous for other things such as the fact that the Shanghai South Railway Station was the first round railway station in the world after the major makeover and renovations in 2006.