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The World's Cities in 2016: Data Booklet

This data booklet highlights current and future trajectories of populations in cities around the globe, drawing on population estimates and projections published in World Urbanization Prospects: The 2014 Revision. All information is available at

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Field Value
Document type Issue and policy briefs
Language of document
  • English
Topics Urban administration and development
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • China
  • Christmas Island
  • Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Timor-Leste
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Japan
  • Korea (Democratic People's Republic of)
  • Korea, Republic of
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Malaysia
  • Mongolia
  • Myanmar
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Sri Lanka
  • Thailand
  • Viet Nam
Copyright No
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Non-commercial use only

Version / Edition 1
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United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs Population Division Office of the Director, Population Division, United Nations, 2 United Nations Plaza, Rm. DC2-1950, New York, NY 10017 USA,

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Author (corporate) United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division
Publication date 2016
Keywords sustainable development
Date uploaded March 13, 2018, 07:00 (UTC)
Date modified March 14, 2018, 08:36 (UTC)