World Map Countries by 1M non-capital City

To fill in a country, type a 1M city that isn't its capital! The first letter you type will get you all countries without such a city
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Note that in multiple-capital countries only one of them is excluded from possible answers
Quiz by scambigol
Last updated: May 25, 2016
First submittedMay 25, 2016
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Level 84
May 25, 2016
Isn't Cotonou considered a capital of Benin?
Level 73
May 25, 2016
yes but as I wrote in the notes, for multi-capital countries only one of the capitals is 'excluded', in this case Porto-Novo
Level 72
Jan 17, 2018
Katowice has about 300 000 habitants. I guess that whole 1M+ came from counting for the whole upper Silesia agglomeration which is bunch of cities.
Level 53
Mar 22, 2018
Got Kumasi and Maracaibo, missed Zurich. Whoops.
Level 54
May 17, 2018
Nice quiz, but shouldn't Johannesburg be valid for South Africa?
Level 85
Nov 13, 2020
It isn't giving credit for the 137 countries that don't have a 1M city. (The first letter you type doesn't highlight them, like the instructions say it should.)
Level 85
Feb 18, 2021
Without this, it's impossible to get a score higher than 59