thumbnail

Most Populated Capital Subdivisions

Can you name the most populated first-level administrative subdivisions that are home to the center of any national capital?
As of May 2023
Population numbers are estimates based on the most recent available data adjusted to the country populations listed on this page.
In most cases typing either the capital name or subdivision name will work, but using the former is recommended.
Quiz by RLJ
Rate:
Last updated: May 24, 2023
You have not attempted this quiz yet.
First submittedMay 24, 2023
Times taken44
Average score78.6%
Report this quizReport
5:00
Enter answer here
0
 / 28 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
Country
Answer
Population
United Kingdom
London
(England)
57.1 mil
Bangladesh
Dhaka
46.2 mil
China
Beijing
22.2 mil
India
Delhi
19.5 mil
Netherlands
Amsterdam
(Netherlands)
17.5 mil
South Africa
Pretoria
(Gauteng)
16.0 mil
Canada
Ottawa
(Ontario)
15.1 mil
Iran
Tehran
14.8 mil
D. R. Congo
Kinshasa
14.5 mil
Philippines
Manila
(National Capital)
14.5 mil
Japan
Tokyo
13.5 mil
Russia
Moscow
12.9 mil
France
Paris
(Île-de-France)
12.8 mil
Egypt
Cairo
11.1 mil
Indonesia
Jakarta
10.7 mil
Country
Answer
Population
Peru
Lima
10.3 mil
Angola
Luanda
10.0 mil
Iraq
Baghdad
9.71 mil
South Korea
Seoul
9.58 mil
Mexico
Mexico City
9.39 mil
Saudi Arabia
Riyadh
9.32 mil
Sudan
Khartoum
9.13 mil
Malawi
Lilongwe
(Central)
8.96 mil
Vietnam
Hà Nội
8.27 mil
Colombia
Bogotá
(Capital District)
7.95 mil
Chile
Santiago
7.94 mil
South Africa
Cape Town
(Western Cape)
7.18 mil
Afghanistan
Kabul
6.98 mil
Spain
Madrid
6.73 mil
Nepal
Kathmandu
(Bagmati)
6.44 mil
No comments yet