Last edited 05 Apr 2017

Tallest buildings in the world

This list of the world’s tallest buildings includes only those with continuously occupiable floors, as opposed to non-building structures such as TV towers. Roof or spire height is taken into consideration in this ranking, but not antenna height.

(Correct as of 5 April 2017.)

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[edit] Top 50

1. Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE. (2010), 828m, 163 floors.

Has held the title of world’s tallest building since 2010.

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2. Shanghai Tower, Shanghai, China (2015), 632m, 121 floors

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3. Makkah Clock Royal Tower Hotel, Mecca, Saudi Arabia (2012), 601m, 120 floors

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4. Ping An Finance Centre, Shenzhen, China (2017), 599m, 115 floors

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5. Lotte World Tower, Seoul, South Korea (2017), 554.5m, 123 floors

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6. One World Trade Center, New York City, USA (2014), 541.3m, 104 floors

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7. Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre, Guangzhou, China (2016), 530m, 111 floors

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8. Taipei 101, Taipei, Taiwan (2004), 508m, 101 floors

World’s tallest building 2004 – 2010.

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9. Shanghai World Financial Center, Shanghai, China (2008), 492m, 101 floors

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10. International Commerce Center, Hong Kong, China (2010), 484m, 108 floors

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11. Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumper, Malaysia (1998), 451.9m, 88 floors. World’s tallest building 1998 – 2004.

12. Zifeng Tower, Nanjing, China (2010), 450m, 89 floors

13. Willis Tower, Chicago, USA (1974), 442.1m, 108 floors. World’s tallest building 1974 – 1998.

14. KK100, Shenzhen, China (2011), 441.8m, 100 floors

15. Guangzhou International Finance Center, Guangzhou, China (2010), 437.5m, 103 floors

16. 432 Park Avenue, New York (2015), 425.5m, 85 floors

17. Trump International Hotel & Tower, Chicago, USA (2009), 423.4m, 98 floors

18. Jin Mao Tower, Shanghai, China (1999), 420.5m, 93 floors

19. Princess Tower, Dubai, UAE (2012), 414, 101 floors

20. Al Hamra Tower, Kuwait City, Kuwait (2011), 412.6m, 90 floors

21. Two International Finance Centre, Hong Kong, China (2003), 412m, 90 floors

22. 23 Marina, Dubai, UAE (2012), 392.8m, 89 floors

23. CITIC Plaza, Guangzhou, China (1996), 391.1m, 80 floors

24. Shun Hing Square, Shenzhen, China (1996), 384m, 69 floors

25. Eton Place Dalian Tower 1, Dalian, China (2015), 383.1m, 81 floors

26. Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid, Abu Dhabi, UAE (2014), 381m, 88 floors

27. Empire State Building, New York City, USA (1931), 381m, 102 floors. World’s tallest building 1931 – 1970.

28. Elite Residence, Dubai, UAE (2012), 381m, 91 floors

29. Central Plaza, Hong Kong, China (1992), 374m, 78 floors

30. Bank of China Tower, Hong Kong, China (1990), 367.4m, 72 floors

31. Bank of America Tower, New York City, USA (2009),365.8m, 55 floors

32. Almas Tower, Dubai, UAE (2009), 360m, 68 floors

33. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai 1 & 2, Dubai, UAE (2012/2013), 355.4m, 77 floors

34. Emirates Office Tower, Dubai, UAE (2000), 354.6m, 56 floors

35. OKO – Residential Tower, Moscow, Russia (2015), 354.1m, 85 floors

36. The Torch, Dubai, UAE (2011), 352m, 86 floors

37. T & C Tower, Kaohsiung, Taiwan (1997), 347.5m, 85 floors

38. Aon Center, Chicago, USA (1973), 346.3, 83 floors

39. The Center, Hong Kong, China (1998), 346m, 73 floors

40. John Hancock Center, Chicago, USA (1969), 343.7m, 100 floors

41, ADNOC Headquarters, Abu Dhabi, UAE (2015), 342m, 65 floors

42. Chongqing World Financial Center, Chongqing, China (2015), 339m, 73 floors

43. The Wharf Times Square, Wuxi JS, China (2014), 339m, 68 floors

44. Mercury City Tower, Moscow, Russia (2013), 338.9m, 75 floors

45. Tianjin Modern City Office Tower, Tianjin, China (2016), 338m, 65 floors

46. Tianjin World Financial Center, Tianjin, China (2011), 336.9m, 76 floors

47. Shanghai Shimao International Plaza, Shanghai, China (2005), 333.3m, 60 floors

48. Rose Rayhaan, Dubai, UAE (2007), 333m, 72 floors

49. Minsheng Bank Building, Wuhan, China (2008), 331.3m, 68 floors

50. China World Trade Center Tower 3, Beijing, China (2010), 330m, 68 floors

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