Countries with City Larger than Capital

36 countries' capitals is not the largest city of their country. How many can you name?
e.g. Australia's largest city is Sydney, not its capital, Canberra
When you guess a correct answer, the parenthesis denote the largest city.
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Country
Australia (Sydney)
Belize (Belize City)
Benin (Cotonou)
Bolivia (Santa Cruz de la Sierra)
Brazil (Sāo Paulo)
Cameroon (Douala)
Canada (Toronto)
China (Shanghai)
Côte d'Ivoire (Abidjan)
Ecuador (Guayaquil)
India (Mumbai)
Israel (Tel Aviv-Jaffa)
Kazakhstan (Almaty)
Country
Liechtenstein (Schaan)
Malta (Birkirkara)
Micronesia (Weno)
Monaco (Monte-Carlo)
Morocco (Casablanca)
Myanmar (Yangon)
Netherlands (Rotterdam)
New Zealand (Auckland)
Nigeria (Lagos)
Pakistan (Karachi)
Palau (Koror)
San Marino (Saravalle)
Country
South Africa (Johannesburg)
Sri Lanka (Colombo)
Sudan (Omdurman)
Switzerland (Zürich)
Syria (Aleppo)
Taiwan (New Taipei)
Tanzania (Dar es Salaam)
Trinidad and Tobago (Chaguanas)
Turkey (Istanbul)
United States (New York City)
United Arab Emirates (Dubai)
Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City)
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Level 74
Apr 22, 2015
How is Monte Carlo (a subset of Monaco) bigger than Monaco?
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Level 65
Apr 22, 2015
Monte-Carlo has more people than the city of Monaco
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Level 43
Feb 22, 2016
What about Equatorial Guinea? It's capital is Malabo but it's largest city is Bata
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Level 43
Feb 22, 2016
same for Israel-capital is Jerusalem but largest city is Tel Aviv
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Level 30
Mar 27, 2016
Philippines is crap; Cameroon is questionable and Omdurman in Sudan is largely seen as Part of Khartoum (but it might be right).

You miss Israel (Tel Aviv) and Netherlands (Rotterdam).

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Level 65
Mar 27, 2016
true. fixed
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Level 29
May 12, 2019
How is Rotterdam the largest city in the Netherlands? Amsterdam is definitely larger. What are you considering as city here? I assume you are counting The Hague together with Rotterdam somehow, but I don't think it makes sense to call that a "city".

Also is Montecarlo a separate city of Monaco? I thought it was just a district.