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Top 10 Cities of the Year 1800

NamePopulation
1Beijing, China1,100,000
2London, United Kingdom861,000
3Guangzhou, China800,000
4Edo (Tokyo), Japan685,000
5Constantinople (Istanbul), Turkey570,000
6Paris, France547,000
7Naples, Italy430,000
8Hangzhou, China387,000
9Osaka, Japan383,000
10Kyoto, Japan377,000

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Source: Four Thousand Years of Urban Growth: An Historical Census by Tertius Chandler. 1987, St. David's University Press.

 

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