Population Quizzes

Population trivia for the demographics nerd. Can you name the countries that have the largest population? What about the biggest cities in the United States? If that's too easy, then try to name the biggest cities in China!

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All Population Quizzes

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Taken Quiz
392,521
We'll have a new #1 by 2030.
238,245
Guess the 50 most populous cities in the United States.
168,879
How many of the world's 50 most populous urban areas can you name?
155,602
Name the 51 most populous urban areas in Europe.
126,927
Name the world's smallest countries by population and area.
100,268
Name the 100 most populous metro areas in the U.S.
91,534
Name the biggest urban areas in the United Kingdom.
71,033
For each language, name the biggest city that speaks it.
67,014
Guess every major city in the world by guessing any city within 1,000 kilometers. With a map!
63,625
Can you guess the five most populated countries in each continent?
63,501
How many of the world's largest English-speaking cities can you name?
63,257
Knowing the cities of China will help you get B, G, Q, S, U, X, and Z.
62,275
Thinking of meaty sandwiches might get you a couple.
62,265
Major problems on the horizon for some of these countries.
60,335
Can you name the 20 biggest cities in Italy?
58,816
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
58,671
I remember when this was all orange groves... Far as the eye could see.
56,672
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1900.
56,434
#1 used to start with P.
54,566
Guess the five most populous urban areas in several different countries.
53,708
How many of France's biggest cities can you name?
48,906
Everything's bigger in Texas! How many of Texas's 25 most populous cities can you name?
48,688
Six Texas cities make the list.
47,094
Can you name the most populous city in each U.S. state?
46,437
Guess Europe's biggest cities starting with each letter A-Z.
44,386
How many of Canada's 24 biggest cities can you name?
43,290
Tahrir Square alone can hold 300,000.
41,987
The world's biggest city starts with T. The next 18 aren't so easy.
40,812
Guess the biggest world cities that start with the letter S.
40,315
Very few people will get #1 correct.
39,072
Updated again! Name the 100 islands with the highest population.
38,249
Three of these agglomerations have over 20 million residents!
38,093
Guess the most populous urban areas that start with the letter D.
38,048
Can you name the most populous urban areas in Australia?
37,474
Name the most populous national capital cities.
37,000
Guess the largest U.S. cities whose names consist of two words.
36,709
Name the world's 100 largest urban areas - with the help of a map!
36,437
Try to name Spain's 20 biggest cities.
35,890
Guess the 18 biggest world cities that start with the letter P.
35,557
Name the biggest cities in the U.S. start with D
35,187
#1 has almost as many people as Australia.
33,898
By 2100, Africa's population is projected to grow from 1 billion to 3.6 billion.
32,783
How many of the world's largest Spanish-speaking cities can you name?
32,712
Name the world metro areas that have the highest Jewish population.
32,040
Name the most populous metro areas in the Nordic countries.
32,001
Can you name the ten biggest European countries in terms of population?
31,240
For each year, name the 10 largest cities in the world of that year.
31,155
Name all the countries that have a population of at least 50 million people.
31,075
Name the world's biggest majority-Muslim cities.
30,528
Name the American cities that have gained the most residents since the year 2000.
30,427
Name the most populous cities in Europe for each century-ending year, 1000 to 1900 AD.
30,134
Name the biggest cities in the United States that start with A.
29,927
Based on the biggest city, name the island.
29,897
Name the biggest cities in the United States that start with C.
29,534
Name the cities that were the most populous on Earth at any time from 1000 B.C. - 2000 A.D.
29,202
Guess the 13 biggest world cities that start with the letter H.
29,195
Name the biggest cities in the United States that start with S.
29,132
Elvis lived in #1.
28,916
With the first letter as a hint!
28,569
Can you name the 36 urban agglomerations that have a population of at least 10 million?
28,178
Can you name the 20 biggest cities in Florida?
28,090
Can't say I'd want to live in many of these places.
27,760
Name the biggest cities in the United States that start with N.
27,532
Most people only know 3.
27,421
Name the biggest U.S. cities that start with the letter P.
27,250
Name the most populous urban areas within 10 miles of the Mediterranean Sea.
26,990
Name the 15 most populous European cities with the help of a map.
26,940
Can you name the 23 nations that have at least one urban area with 10,000,000 or more inhabitants?
26,844
Name the 200 biggest cities in the United States by city proper population.
26,541
Name the second biggest city in these countries.
26,458
Unless you've been to Japan, good luck naming more than four!
26,457
For the geography-bowl types.
25,839
Can you name the 15 biggest cities in New York state?
25,723
I finally got around to making it!
25,307
How many of Russia's 24 biggest cities can you name?
24,991
Name the countries of the world that have a higher population than any of their neighbors.
24,865
#1 should be easy.
24,329
Name the biggest cities in the United States that start with B.
24,218
Name the biggest cities in Latin America.
24,148
Can you guess the five most populous urban areas in each continent?
24,064
Without seeing the countries as a hint, can you guess the capitals of the world's 20 most populous countries?
22,741
Name the biggest American cities in the year 1900.
22,661
Try to name the most populous urban areas in the Commonwealth of Nations.
22,114
For example, what's the most populous city on the Great Lakes?
22,088
Huge cities you've probably never heard of.
21,920
How many of the world's 200 most populous urban areas can you name?
21,649
Name the biggest modern-day cities that are located within the former territory of the Roman Empire.
20,800
Can you name the biggest cities in England for these years in history?
20,767
Can you name the ten biggest African countries in terms of population?
20,229
Can you name the ten biggest Asian countries in terms of population?
20,177
For better or worse, Ohio is a microcosm of America.
20,004
Try to guess the most populous cities in Europe in the year 1700.
19,833
Guess the countries that are projected to lose the greatest number of residents between 2017 and 2070.
19,766
With the first letter as a hint.
19,451
19,369
For each island, name its biggest city.
19,332
Can you name the 20 biggest cities in Pennsylvania by metro area population?
18,836
Name the biggest city in each time zone.
17,908
There are nine U.S. states with a population greater than 10 million. Can you name them all in 90 seconds?
17,559
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
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