Global 500 
Top cities
1 Tokyo Japan 52 1,662,496
2 Paris France 27 1,188,819
3 London Britain 23 1,054,734
4 New York U.S. 24 1,040,959
5 Beijing China 15 520,490
6 Munich Germany 6 375,860
7 The Hague Netherlands 3 359,257
8 Irving U.S. 2 355,841
9 Seoul South Korea 9 344,894
10 Houston U.S. 6 326,700
11 Bentonville, AR U.S. 1 315,654
12 Zürich Switzerland 7 308,466
13 Amsterdam Netherlands 4 289,857
14 Madrid Spain 7 232,714
15 Brussels Belgium 4 231,207
16 Düsseldorf Germany 5 225,803
17 Rome Italy 5 210,303
18 Stuttgart Germany 2 210,050
19 Atlanta U.S. 6 202,706
20 Courbevoie France 2 195,987
21 Detroit U.S. 1 192,604
22 San Ramon U.S. 1 189,481
23 Toyota Japan 1 185,805
24 Osaka Japan 6 180,588
25 Edinburgh Britain 3 180,415
26 Dearborn U.S. 1 177,210
27 Fairfield U.S. 1 157,153
28 Toronto Canada 8 154,836
29 Frankfurt Germany 4 147,331
30 San Francisco U.S. 3 144,480
31 Moscow Russia 4 142,547
32 San Antonio U.S. 3 141,697
33 Cincinnati U.S. 3 140,641
34 Charlotte U.S. 3 138,832
35 Bonn Germany 2 134,052
36 Wolfsburg Germany 1 118,377
37 Essen Germany 4 116,078
38 Mexico City Mexico 3 115,057
39 Trieste Italy 1 101,404
40 Omaha U.S. 2 97,179
41 Hartford U.S. 3 92,693
42 Armonk U.S. 1 91,134
43 Chicago U.S. 3 89,980
44 Melbourne Australia 4 89,042
45 Palo Alto U.S. 1 86,696
46 Caracas Venezuela 1 85,618
47 Kadoma Japan 1 78,558
48 Dublin, OH U.S. 1 74,915
49 Turin Italy 2 74,719
50 Vevey Switzerland 1 74,659
51 Montreal Canada 4 74,031
52 Cheshunt Britain 1 71,128
53 Philadelphia U.S. 3 70,115
54 Washington U.S. 1 69,907
55 Stockholm Sweden 4 69,711
56 Minneapolis U.S. 2 69,216
57 Mumbai India 4 67,249
58 Newbury Britain 1 65,314
59 Milwaukee U.S. 3 63,321
60 Stavanger Norway 1 61,033
61 Basel Switzerland 2 60,708
62 Indianapolis U.S. 2 59,781
63 Bloomington, IL U.S. 1 59,224
64 Copenhagen Denmark 2 57,551
65 Nashville U.S. 2 57,446
66 Rio de Janeiro Brazil 1 56,324
67 Round Rock U.S. 1 55,908
68 Chesterbrook, PA U.S. 1 54,590
69 New Delhi India 2 53,146
70 Ludwigshafen Germany 1 53,113
71 Issaquah U.S. 1 52,935
72 Gerlingen Germany 1 52,208
73 Boulogne-Billancourt France 1 51,365
74 New Brunswick U.S. 1 50,514
75 Utrecht Netherlands 2 50,485
76 Hoffman Estates U.S. 1 49,124
77 Taipei Taiwan 2 47,819
78 Los Angeles U.S. 2 47,007
79 Kariya Japan 2 46,890
80 Midland U.S. 1 46,307
81 St. Paul U.S. 2 45,532
82 Minnetonka U.S. 1 45,365
83 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia 1 44,280
84 Mooresville, NJ U.S. 1 43,243
85 Schiphol-Rijk Netherlands 1 42,503
86 Espoo Finland 1 42,485
87 Deerfield, IL U.S. 1 42,202
88 Croix France 1 42,073
89 Princeton U.S. 1 41,780
90 Rueil-Malmaison France 2 41,503
91 Stamford U.S. 2 41,498
92 Milan Italy 2 40,877
93 Hanover Germany 2 40,559
94 Luxembourg Luxembourg 1 40,521
95 Boise U.S. 1 40,397
96 Redmond U.S. 1 39,788
97 Plano U.S. 2 39,505
98 Chiba Japan 1 39,481
99 Brentford Britain 1 39,366
100 Santa Clara U.S. 1 38,826
101 Pleasanton, CA U.S. 1 38,416
102 Franklin Lakes, NJ U.S. 1 37,871
103 Bethesda, MD U.S. 1 37,213
104 Woonsocket U.S. 1 37,006
105 Schaumburg U.S. 1 36,843
106 McLean, VA U.S. 1 36,526
107 Peoria U.S. 1 36,339
108 Columbus U.S. 2 36,195
109 Decatur U.S. 1 35,944
110 Shanghai China 2 35,867
111 Northbrook U.S. 1 35,383
112 Leverkusen Germany 1 34,804
113 Reston U.S. 1 34,680
114 Fort Worth U.S. 2 34,576
115 Sydney Australia 2 34,292
116 Hamburg Germany 2 33,775
117 Purchase U.S. 1 32,562
118 St. Louis U.S. 2 32,341
119 Gotesborg Sweden 1 32,184
120 Duisburg Germany 1 32,173
121 Framingham U.S. 2 32,137
122 Burbank U.S. 1 31,944
123 Seongnam South Korea 2 31,862
124 Newark, NJ U.S. 1 31,708
125 Berlin Germany 1 31,132
126 Bilbao Spain 2 30,925
127 Richfield, MN U.S. 1 30,848
128 Kobe Japan 2 29,654
129 Memphis U.S. 1 29,363
130 Morristown U.S. 1 28,862
131 Santa Ana U.S. 1 28,808
132 Wilmington U.S. 1 28,491
133 Rotterdam Netherlands 1 28,132
134 Tooronga Australia 1 27,409
135 Troy, MI U.S. 1 27,201
136 Oslo Norway 1 27,033
137 Roissy France 1 26,099
138 Springdale, AR U.S. 1 26,014
139 Hiroshima Japan 1 25,789
140 Pohang South Korea 1 25,678
141 Windsor Britain 1 25,063
142 San Jose U.S. 1 24,801
143 White Plains U.S. 1 24,275
144 Middlesex Britain 1 24,271
145 Hamamatsu Japan 1 24,258
146 Bella Vista Australia 1 24,036
147 Hong Kong China 1 23,475
148 Chertsey Britain 1 23,469
149 Bangkok Thailand 1 23,109
150 Guangzhou China 1 23,105
151 Federal Way, WA U.S. 1 23,000
152 Osasco Brazil 1 22,920
153 Aurora Canada 1 22,811
154 Springfield, MA U.S. 1 22,799
155 Glattbrugg Switzerland 1 22,743
156 Cologne Germany 1 22,447
157 Abbott Park, IL U.S. 1 22,338
158 Gutersloh Germany 1 22,230
159 Whitehouse Station, NJ U.S. 1 22,012
160 Bradford Britain 1 21,939
161 Moline U.S. 1 21,931
162 Waltham U.S. 1 21,894
163 Seattle U.S. 1 21,326
164 Falls Church U.S. 1 21,290
165 Moriguchi Japan 1 21,171
166 Boston U.S. 1 21,161
167 Riyadh Saudi Arabia 1 20,866
168 Theale Britain 1 20,806
169 Lakeland, FL U.S. 1 20,745
170 Clearwater U.S. 1 20,542
171 Oak Brook, IL U.S. 1 20,460
172 Brasilia Brazil 1 19,960
173 Eden Prairie U.S. 1 19,864
174 Akron U.S. 1 19,723
175 Fort Lauderdale U.S. 1 19,468
176 Vienna Austria 1 19,390
177 Clermont-Ferrand France 1 19,372
178 Nagoya Japan 1 18,994
179 Madison U.S. 1 18,756
180 Calabasas U.S. 1 18,537
181 Groningen Netherlands 1 18,312
182 Perth Britain 1 18,097
183 Istanbul Turkey 1 18,084
184 Clichy France 1 18,058
185 Richmond U.S. 1 18,041
186 Dublin Ireland 1 17,954
187 Elk Grove Township U.S. 1 17,379
188 Baltimore U.S. 1 17,375
189 Camp Hill U.S. 1 17,271
190 Southfield U.S. 1 17,089
191 Van Buren Township U.S. 1 16,976
192 Hoofddorp Netherlands 1 16,975
193 Levallois-Perret France 1 16,853
194 Cuauhtemoc Mexico 1 16,825
195 Alberta Canada 1 16,801
196 Solna Sweden 1 16,679
197 Brooklands Britain 1 16,668
198 Helsinki Finland 1 16,386
199 Maryland Heights U.S. 1 16,266
200 Sao Paulo Brazil 1 16,186
201 Arnhem Netherlands 1 16,153
202 Singapore Singapore 1 15,566
203 Dallas U.S. 1 15,465
204 Harmondsworth Britain 1 15,189
205 Surgut Russia 1 15,154
206 San Pedro Garza Garcia Mexico 1 14,935
207 Taoyuan Taiwan 1 14,901
208 Bloomfield Hills U.S. 1 14,896
209 Jona Switzerland 1 14,820
210 Montigny-le-Bretonneux France 1 14,819
211 Sendai Japan 1 14,662
212 El Segundo U.S. 1 14,624
213 Changchun China 1 14,511
214 Leuven Belgium 1 14,483
215 Louisville U.S. 1 14,418
216 Benton Harbor U.S. 1 14,317
217 Mayfield Village, OH U.S. 1 14,303
218 Delray Beach, FL U.S. 1 14,279
219 Dorking Britain 1 14,278
220 Rochester, NY U.S. 1 14,268
221 Glasgow Britain 1 14,172
222 Warren, NJ U.S. 1 14,082
223 Bellevue U.S. 1 14,057
224 Pittsburgh U.S. 1 14,039
225 Cupertino, CA U.S. 1 13,931
226 Denver U.S. 1 13,903
227 Miami, FL U.S. 1 13,870
228 Beaverton U.S. 1 13,740
From the July 24, 2006 issue
How the Countries Stack Up
United States 170
Japan 70
Britain, France (tied) 38
Biggest employers
Wal-Mart Stores 1,800,000
China National Petroleum 1,090,232
State Grid 844,031
Most profitable companies
Exxon Mobil 36,130
Royal Dutch Shell 25,311
Citigroup 24,589
Top 5 in Asia
Toyota Motor 185,805
Sinopec 98,784
Nippon Telegraph & Telephone 94,869
Honda Motor 87,510
State Grid 86,984
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