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
372,687
We'll have a new #1 by 2030.
221,205
Guess the 50 biggest cities in the United States.
160,036
How many of the world's 50 most populous urban areas can you name?
137,542
Name the 50 biggest urban areas in Europe.
121,261
Name the world's smallest countries by population and area.
95,532
Name the 100 biggest metro areas in the U.S.
88,861
Name the biggest urban areas in the United Kingdom.
61,888
For each language, name the biggest city that speaks it.
61,237
How many of the world's largest English-speaking cities can you name?
61,143
Knowing the cities of China will help you get B, G, Q, S, U, X, and Z.
58,663
Major problems on the horizon for some of these countries.
58,538
Can you guess the five most populated countries in each continent?
57,902
Guess every major city in the world by guessing any city within 1,000 kilometers. With a map!
56,913
Thinking of meaty sandwiches might get you a couple.
56,733
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
53,732
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1900.
53,038
Can you name the 20 biggest cities in Italy?
52,707
#1 used to start with P.
52,283
I remember when this was all orange groves... Far as the eye could see.
50,483
How many of France's biggest cities can you name?
47,043
Six Texas cities make the list.
45,550
Can you name the most populous city in each U.S. state?
44,333
Everything's bigger in Texas! How many of Texas's 25 most populous cities can you name?
43,377
Guess the five most populous urban areas in several different countries.
42,730
Guess Europe's biggest cities starting with each letter A-Z.
42,211
How many of Canada's 24 biggest cities can you name?
41,545
Tahrir Square alone can hold 300,000.
39,723
The world's biggest city starts with T. The next 18 aren't so easy.
38,908
Guess the biggest world cities that start with the letter S.
37,602
Updated again! Name the 100 islands with the highest population.
36,534
Can you name the biggest urban areas in Australia?
36,451
Name the most populous national capital cities.
36,300
Three of these agglomerations have over 20 million residents!
36,090
Guess the most populous urban areas that start with the letter D.
35,333
Guess the largest U.S. cities whose names consist of two words.
34,825
Try to name Spain's 20 biggest cities.
34,238
Name the biggest cities in the U.S. start with D
33,684
Guess the 18 biggest world cities that start with the letter P.
33,053
#1 has almost as many people as Australia.
32,775
Very few people will get #1 correct.
32,258
Name the world's 100 largest urban areas - with the help of a map!
31,979
Name the world metro areas that have the highest Jewish population.
31,761
How many of the world's largest Spanish-speaking cities can you name?
30,814
Name the most populous metro areas in the Nordic countries.
29,956
Can you name the ten biggest European countries in terms of population?
29,777
Name the world's biggest majority-Muslim cities.
29,546
Based on the biggest city, name the island.
29,112
For each year, name the 10 largest cities in the world of that year.
29,044
Name the most populous cities in Europe for each century-ending year, 1000 to 1900 AD.
29,035
Name the biggest cities in the United States that start with A.
28,791
Name the cities that were the most populous on Earth at any time from 1000 B.C. - 2000 A.D.
28,735
Name the biggest cities in the United States that start with C.
28,237
Elvis lived in #1.
28,196
Guess the 13 biggest world cities that start with the letter H.
28,094
Name the biggest cities in the United States that start with S.
27,841
With the first letter as a hint!
27,434
Name all the countries that have a population of at least 50 million people.
27,055
Can you name the 20 biggest cities in Florida?
27,040
By 2100, Africa's population is projected to grow from 1 billion to 3.6 billion. Yikes!
26,791
Name the biggest cities in the United States that start with N.
26,770
Can't say I'd want to live in many of these places.
26,691
Name the most populous urban areas within 10 miles of the Mediterranean Sea.
26,513
Can you name the 36 urban agglomerations that have a population of at least 10 million?
26,454
Name the biggest U.S. cities that start with the letter P.
26,182
Most people only know 3.
25,600
Name the second biggest city in these countries.
25,472
For the geography-bowl types.
25,351
Unless you've been to Japan, good luck naming more than four!
25,252
Name the 15 most populous European cities with the help of a map.
25,199
Name the American cities that have gained the most residents since the year 2000.
24,948
Can you name the 23 nations that have at least one urban area with 10,000,000 or more inhabitants?
24,146
How many of Russia's 24 biggest cities can you name?
24,094
#1 should be easy.
23,907
Name the countries of the world that have a higher population than any of their neighbors.
23,840
I finally got around to making it!
23,686
Name the biggest cities in the United States that start with B.
23,637
Without seeing the countries as a hint, can you guess the capitals of the world's 20 most populous countries?
23,621
Name the biggest cities in Latin America.
22,001
Try to name the most populous urban areas in the Commonwealth of Nations.
21,914
Can you name the 15 biggest cities in New York state?
21,785
Name the biggest American cities in the year 1900.
21,086
For example, what's the most populous city on the Great Lakes?
20,580
Name the 200 biggest cities in the United States by city proper population.
20,232
How many of the world's 200 most populous urban areas can you name?
19,858
Can you name the biggest cities in England for these years in history?
19,742
Name the biggest modern-day cities that are located within the former territory of the Roman Empire.
19,536
Try to guess the most populous cities in Europe in the year 1700.
19,441
For better or worse, Ohio is a microcosm of America.
19,412
Guess the countries that are projected to lose the greatest number of residents between 2017 and 2070.
18,951
With the first letter as a hint.
18,742
For each island, name its biggest city.
18,707
Can you name the ten biggest Asian countries in terms of population?
18,658
Can you name the 20 biggest cities in Pennsylvania by metro area population?
18,534
Name the biggest city in each time zone.
18,485
18,335
Huge cities you've probably never heard of.
18,182
Can you name the ten biggest African countries in terms of population?
16,754
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
16,118
There are nine U.S. states with a population greater than 10 million. Can you name them all in 90 seconds?
15,992
For each continent, name the five countries that are projected to have the highest population in the year 2050.
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