Facts

Population

201,032,714 (2013)

Area

8,515,767 km² • 3,287,938 mi²

Density

23.6 people per km²

61.1 people per mi²

GDP

$2.52 trillion (2014)

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#
16

Tallest City in

the World

#
1

Tallest City in

South America

Buildings

RANK
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height
1 One Tower
290 m / 951  ft
2 Yachthouse by Pininfarina Tower 1
280.3 m / 920  ft
3 Yachthouse by Pininfarina Tower 2
280.3 m / 920  ft
4 Infinity Coast Tower
234.8 m / 770  ft
5 VITRA by Pininfarina
226.9 m / 744  ft
6 Boreal Tower
220 m / 722  ft
7 La Rocca
210 m / 689  ft
8 VR Tower
208 m / 682  ft
9 Órion Business & Health Complex
191.5 m / 628  ft
10 Epic Tower
191.2 m / 627  ft

CTBUH People & Events

Antonio Macêdo Filho

Country Representative

Antonio Macêdo Filho

Universidade Cidade de São Paulo

2019 Global Walking Tour: 50 Forward | 50 Back

27 Jun-09 August 2019

CTBUH 2019 Global Walking Tour: 50 Forward | 50 Back

27 June 2019

Videos

16 September 2014

2014 Shanghai International Conference - Technical Workshop 01 - Q & A

2014 Shanghai International Conference Technical Workshop 01 Questions & Answers session with speakers Matthew Clifford, JLL; Cathy Yang, Taipei Financial Center; Jason Haase, LMN Architects;...

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Research

02 June 2017

Transport and the Megacity: Improving Vitality with Connectivity

There is no easy answer to ensuring the world’s rapid urban population growth is managed sustainably and in a manner that promotes economic growth, social...

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Global News

01 November 2022

Three-Building Residential Complex in Brazil has Reached Completion

CTBUH has just received confirmation that a three-building residential complex, located in Fortaleza, Brazil has reached completion. The project, Reserva das Palmeiras is being developed...

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