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Refers to the number of cities in which more than 300,000 people in 2018 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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Population in the largest city (% of urban population) Rural Population, thousands Cities with 0.5 to 1 million people, % total Cities with 10 million or more people, % urban

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