Here you can know the Top 10 richest cities of the world, Reported by human resources firm Mercer Consulting, the cost of living in North American, Asian and African cities has been rising this past year, despite the global slowdown.
About 214 cities worldwide and used New York City as the benchmark. However, no city is the all-rounder. For instance, Tokyo took the lead at the ranking of indexes of “economic vitality” and “research ability”.TOP 10 RICHEST CITIES IN THE WORLD
Here are the List of Top 10 Richest cities in the world. Have a look at all of them below:
Tokyo is the capital of Japan, The largest Metropolitan area in the world, and it is the home of the Japanese Imperial Family. Tokyo city still holds its position as richest city in spite of stagnant Japanese economy of ‘the lost decade’. With a GDP of $1479 Billion.
NEW YORK (U.S.A)
As we all know the New York City is the most popular city of U.S.A with a population of over 8.1 million. New York is headquarter for all the major banks and financial institutions of the world. GDP in 2008 was $1406 Billion, New York Stock Exchange is world’s largest stock exchange by market capitalization.
LOS ANGELES (U.S.A)
Los Angeles is the most populous city in the U.S state of California and the second most populous city in the United States, after New York City, with a population at the 2010 United States Census of 3,792,621. With GDP of $592 Los Angeles is a world centre of business, international trade, entertainment, culture, media, fashion, science, technology, and education.
Chicago is the third most populous city in U.S.A city has approximately 2.7 million residents, Chicago is on no 4th in the list of Top 10 Richest Cities with the GDP of $574 Billion.
London is the capital city of England, one of the beautiful cities of the world. London is a leading global city, with strengths in the arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, professional services, research and development, tourism and transport all contributing to its prominence. With the GDP of $565 Billion it is Europe’s richest and most vibrant city.
Paris is the capital city of France and also the largest city of France, Paris has the has a population of about 2,200,000. With the GDP of €552.7 billion (US$813.4 billion) Paris is on no 6 in Top Ten Richest Cities in World.
Osaka is a city in the Kansai region of Japan’s main island of Honshu, Electronic giants Panasonic, Sharp, Sanyo have their headquarters in this city. GDP was $417 Billion in 2008.
Mexico City is one of the most important financial and cultural centers in North America. The city is located 2200 m above the sea level. Mexico City population of roughly 8,605,239 inhabitants (2000 data) and a metro population of roughly 17,809,471 (2000 data) with the GDP of $390 Billion is more than entire GDP of many Latin American countries.
Is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most-populous city in the United States. Major economic activities of city is oil refining and Financial Services. It has GDP of $388 Dollar.
SÃN PAULO ( BRAZIL )
San Paulo is the largest in the Brazil and the world’s 7th largest city by population, San Paulo is main commercial city of Brazil. GDP of $388 Billion is almost same as Philadelphia.