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Definition
Refers to the number of cities in which more than 300,000 people in 2014 inhabited at urban density levels without regard to administrative boundaries. It usually incorporates the population in a city or town plus that in the sub-urban areas lying outside of but being adjacent to the city boundaries.

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Urban slum population Medium size cities (More than 300 000 people in 2014), % total Urban population, change/yr Cities with 0.3 to 1 million people, % total

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