Source Data Reference for:

City = Beijing
Time = 1700

City Year Size Size Comment Year Comment Author Title Location
Peking1650 470,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp482
Peking1650 470,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp531
Peking1650"100,000 slain by the Mongols"Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp526
Beijing1700"under 1,000,000"George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p63
Peking1700 650,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp77
Peking1700 650,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp516
Peking1700 650,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp522
Peking1700 650,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp531
Peking1700 650,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp483
Peking1700 650,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp529
Peking1710becomes largest in the worldTertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp526