Top 10 most populated places in the world
On the once unexplored and inaccessible continents, huge skyscrapers are now located and the life of big cities is flowing. This list contains the largest densely populated places in the world for you, measurements in which are in units of people per square kilometer.
Cairo - 36,143
The largest city of Africa. The capital of Egypt, 8 million people live in the city and almost 18 more in the urban agglomeration (cities around the city and the settlements).
Mumbai - 21,665
Administrative Center of the State of Maharashtra, India. Located on the island of Bombay. The population of the city is almost 14 million people and 21 million people in the agglomeration.
Paris - 20,909
The capital of France, the cultural and economic center of the country. The situation in Paris amounts to almost 2.5 million people, 3.6% of the population of France.
Monaco - 18 281
A small state in the south of Europe, in less than an hour you can cross the territory on foot. The population of Monaco is 35,656 (2006). Monaco is widely known as a tourist destination, due to its sunny climate, as well as the famous casinos in the Monte Carlo area.
Macau - 17 684
Autonomous territory within China. The population is 520 thousand people.For a long time was a colony of Portugal, which the latter used to trade with China. The city is located on the peninsula of Macau, the islands of Taipa and Koloan.
Moscow - 9 722
Moscow is the capital of the Russian Federation. The population is 10.5 million people (2009) and 15 million people are agglomeration. The constant growth of the population of Moscow is mainly due to the influx of people from other regions. This phenomenon of internal migration in Soviet times was called "limitchiki"
Sealand - 9 100
The Principality of Sealand, in fact, is a military platform in the Atlantic Ocean, where 5 people live, but due to its size, the principality is densely populated. It has its own constitution, money, dollars, and postage stamps. The history of this state deserves a separate Top 10 facts about the Powerland.
Singapore - 6,389
City-state in South-East Asia. The territory includes 59 islands. The population of almost 5 million people, the majority of the population is Chinese.
Hong Kong - 6 317
The special administrative region of China is located on more than 260 islands and a peninsula. For a smooth transition from the possessions of Britain under the control of China, the region has been granted autonomy for 50 years. The population in 2006 was 7 million.