Skyscrapers in major global cities 2016

Number of tall buildings in the most populous megacities worldwide in 2016*

Skyscrapers in major global cities 2016 This statistic displays the number of tall buildings (over 200 meters in height) that are located in megacities around the world as of 2016. Tokyo was ranked the third largest megacity at the time and had 29 skyscrapers.
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Number of tall buildings in the most populous megacities worldwide in 2016*

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Number of buildings
Pearl River Delta, China**220
New York-Philadelphia, U.S.96
Shanghai-Chanzhou, China90
Beijing-Tianjin, China50
Chongqing, China46
Jakarta, Indonesia46
Mumbai, India38
Tokyo (Kanto region), Japan29
Delhi, India3
Sao Paulo, Brazil0
Number of buildings
Pearl River Delta, China**220
New York-Philadelphia, U.S.96
Shanghai-Chanzhou, China90
Beijing-Tianjin, China50
Chongqing, China46
Jakarta, Indonesia46
Mumbai, India38
Tokyo (Kanto region), Japan29
Delhi, India3
Sao Paulo, Brazil0
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This statistic displays the number of tall buildings (over 200 meters in height) that are located in megacities around the world as of 2016. Tokyo was ranked the third largest megacity at the time and had 29 skyscrapers.
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