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Biggest Cities That Aren't World Capitals

Name the most populous urban areas that aren't the capital of their country.
Urban area population, not city proper
According to citypopulation.de, January 2019
Not including Johannesburg because the urban area includes Pretoria
Last updated: February 17, 2019
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Population
City
45.6 m
Guangzhou / Shenzhen
35.9 m
Shanghai
25.2 m
Mumbai
22.4 m
New York City
22.2 m
São Paulo
18.8 m
Lagos
17.8 m
Los Angeles
Population
City
17.7 m
Osaka
17.3 m
Karachi
16.6 m
Kolkata
15.8 m
Istanbul
13.2 m
Tianjin
13.1 m
Rio de Janeiro
12.6 m
Lahore
Population
City
11.8 m
Bangalore
11.0 m
Chennai
10.5 m
Nagoya
9.90 m
Xiamen
9.85 m
Hyderabad
9.85 m
Chengdu
9.75 m
Chicago
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level 68
Jul 21, 2016
This is well done, but I already made the exact same thing a few months ago...
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level 68
Jul 21, 2016
http://www.jetpunk.com/user-quizzes/183941/most-populous-non-capital-cities
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level 63
Jul 21, 2016
This quiz could have been made even more far back, but the date given shows the date this quiz was featured/last updated
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level ∞
Jul 25, 2016
In this case, @GrandMo is right. Sorry to all.
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level 57
Nov 10, 2016
14/20 in Asia alone! Way to go!
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level 59
Nov 11, 2016
Very enjoyable quiz, thanks.
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level 57
Nov 11, 2016
great, well done
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level 66
Nov 11, 2016
Got all but New York. Feeling dumb
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level 75
Nov 11, 2016
Misery loves company. I'm right there with you.
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level 50
Nov 11, 2016
Ho Chi Minh City?
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level 66
Nov 11, 2016
Has population less than 9.6 million.
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level 60
Nov 12, 2016
So I got Nagoya and Xiamen and missed New York City, Los Angeles, and Istanbul.
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level 59
Nov 13, 2016
missed 3 obvious ones. Great quiz!
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level 24
Nov 13, 2016
Delhi isn't the capital city of India, New Delhi is. BTW Delhi is bigger than Mumbai
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level 38
Nov 19, 2018
technically new delhi is just a neighbourhood in delhi we count the whole Delhi-NCR region as capital btw NCR-national capital region it includes delhi as a whole along with satellite smaller cities mainly IT and industrial hubs like Gurgaon , Noida , dwarka , Faridabad , meerut and Ghaziabad and many other smaller villages and towns
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level 49
Jun 8, 2017
Only missed Xiamen. Annoying, but I should be happy with it.
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level 38
Nov 29, 2017
Delhi?
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level 56
Dec 17, 2017
Johannesburg?
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level 56
Dec 17, 2017
Why aren't you including Johannesburg?
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level 63
Dec 17, 2017
Johannesburg's urban area contains Pretoria, a capital of South Africa.
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level 56
Feb 19, 2019
Oh okay that makes sense.
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level 68
Aug 23, 2018
Nice quiz. I'd like to see an extended version of this quiz with maybe 50 answers.
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level 77
Feb 16, 2019
Typo: Shanghai is 35.9, not 45.6.
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level ∞
Feb 17, 2019
Fixed
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level 71
Feb 17, 2019
Would suggest a quiz similar, BUT only with the cities that surpass their countries' capital.
Let me explain myself: all the Chinese cities that surpass Beijing would do, but those that are below Beijing wouldn't do.