Countries With Most Cities Over 5 Million

Name the countries that have the greatest amount of cities with a total population of over 5 million!
Population is calculated by UN estimates from 2022. Source: https://www.un.org/development/desa/pd/
Taiwan is a seperate country from China, therefore it shows seperately.
Surprisingly, no German cities make the list! Berlin only hits the 4 million mark!
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Last updated: August 7, 2022
First submittedJune 20, 2021
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20
China
9
India
9
United States
4
Japan
3
Brazil
2
Mexico
2
Pakistan
2
Russia
2
Spain
1
Angola
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1
Argentina
1
Bangladesh
1
Canada
1
Chile
1
Colombia
1
D.R. Congo
1
Ethiopia
1
Egypt
1
France
1
Indonesia
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1
Iran
1
Iraq
1
Kenya
1
Malaysia
1
Myanmar
1
Nigeria
1
Peru
1
Philippines
1
Saudi Arabia
1
Singapore
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1
South Africa
1
South Korea
1
Sudan
1
Taiwan
1
Tanzania
1
Turkey
1
Thailand
1
United Arab Emirates
1
United Kingdom
1
Vietnam
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Level 92
Jun 21, 2021
Typo: Philippines, not Phillipines.
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Level 51
Jun 21, 2021
Thanks, sorry for the confusion, will change it immediately!
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Level 46
Aug 13, 2022
Australia has 2 cities with over 5 million people and isn’t on here
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Level 51
Aug 17, 2022
These results are calculated by UN data, results vary across several sources, but Sydney was projected to be at 4.7 million.
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Level 67
Aug 13, 2022
Cool quiz! Surprised that fewer than 10 countries have two or more cities on this list. Of them, by GDP, Pakistan seems to be the economic outlier at 44th with the rest all being in the top 20.
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Level 69
Aug 13, 2022
More like: Countries with cities over 5 million
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Level 41
Aug 17, 2022
Ankara and Istanbul for türkiye