Facts

Population

1,353,821,000 (2012)

Area

9,706,961 km² • 3,747,858 mi²

Density

139.5 people per km²

361.2 people per mi²

GDP

$12.41 trillion (2012)

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#
1

Tallest City in

the World

#
1

Tallest City in

Asia

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 Shanghai Tower
632 m / 2,073  ft
2 Ping An Finance Center
599.1 m / 1,965  ft
3 Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre
530 m / 1,739  ft
4 Tianjin CTF Finance Centre
530 m / 1,739  ft
5 CITIC Tower
527.7 m / 1,731  ft
6 TAIPEI 101
508 m / 1,667  ft
7 Greenland Jinmao International Financial Center
499.8 m / 1,640  ft
8 Suzhou Zhongnan Center
499.2 m / 1,638  ft
9 HeXi Yuzui Tower A
498.8 m / 1,636  ft
10 Fuyuan Zhongshan 108 IFC
498 m / 1,634  ft

CTBUH People & Events

Jianping Gu

China Office Board

Jianping Gu

Individuals

SEA Chapter presents: The Future City - Reaching for the Skies

09 December 2021

CTBUH 2021 Global Walking Tour: Shanghai

09 December 2021

Videos

22 January 2021

Highlights - CTBUH China New Year Talk: Future City

Organized around the theme of the "future city," CTBUH held new year talk and Chinese book release in One Museum Place, Shanghai. The CTBUH China...

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Research

22 August 2022

Digital Design Strategies for Complex Buildings

Based on the digital design experience of the Beijing CBD Z6 Tower, this paper discusses the indispensable role digital technology plays in designing complex structures....

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Global News

10 November 2022

Beijing Planning to Raise Pork in High-Rise Buildings

It has 26 stories, air conditioning and maternity facilities. Its residents are, Chinese authorities say, going to be pigs. Beijing is planning a series of...

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