Tallest skyscrapers by architectural detail (top 200)

Rank   Building[A][2]   City   Country   Height   Floors   Built  
1 Burj Dubai Dubai  United Arab Emirates 818 m 2,684 ft 162 2009[B]
2 Taipei 101 Taipei  Taiwan (Republic of China) 509 m 1,671 ft 101 2004
3 Shanghai World Financial Center Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 492 m 1,614 ft 101 2008
4 International Commerce Centre Hong Kong  Hong Kong 483 m 1,584 ft 118 2009[B]
5= Petronas Tower 1 Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia 452 m 1,483 ft 88 1998
5= Petronas Tower 2 Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia 452 m 1,483 ft 88 1998
7 Nanjing Greenland Financial Center Nanjing  People’s Republic of China 450 m 1,476 ft 89 2009[C]
8 Willis Tower Chicago  United States 442 m 1,451 ft 108 1973
9 Guangzhou West Tower Guangzhou  People’s Republic of China 440 m 1,444 ft 103 2009[B]
10 Jin Mao Tower Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 421 m 1,380 ft 88 1998
11= Two International Finance Centre Hong Kong  Hong Kong 415 m 1,362 ft 88 2003
11= Trump International Hotel and Tower Chicago  United States 415 m 1,362 ft 96 2009[B]
13 CITIC Plaza Guangzhou  People’s Republic of China 391 m 1,283 ft 80 1997
14 Shun Hing Square Shenzhen  People’s Republic of China 384 m 1,260 ft 69 1996
15 Empire State Building New York City  United States 381 m 1,250 ft 102 1931
16 Central Plaza Hong Kong  Hong Kong 374 m 1,227 ft 78 1992
17 Bank of China Tower Hong Kong  Hong Kong 367 m 1,205 ft 72 1990
18 Bank of America Tower New York City  United States 366 m 1,200 ft 54 2008
19 Almas Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 363 m 1,191 ft 68 2009[B]
20 Emirates Office Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 355 m 1,163 ft 54 2000
21 Tuntex Sky Tower Kaohsiung  Taiwan (Republic of China) 348 m 1,140 ft 85 1997
22 Aon Center Chicago  United States 346 m 1,136 ft 83 1973
23 The Center Hong Kong  Hong Kong 346 m 1,135 ft 73 1998
24 John Hancock Center Chicago  United States 344 m 1,127 ft 100 1969
25= Rose Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 333 m 1,093 ft 72 2007
25= Shanghai Shimao International Plaza Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 333 m 1,093 ft 60 2006
27 Minsheng Bank Building Wuhan  People’s Republic of China 331 m 1,087 ft 68 2007
28= Ryugyong Hotel Pyongyang  North Korea 330 m 1,083 ft 105 2012[D]
28= China World Trade Center Tower 3 Beijing  People’s Republic of China 330 m 1,083 ft 74 2008
30 The Index Dubai  United Arab Emirates 328 m 1,076 ft 80 2009[C]
31 Q1 Gold Coast  Australia 323 m 1,058 ft 78 2005
32 Burj Al Arab Dubai  United Arab Emirates 321 m 1,053 ft 60 1999
33= Chrysler Building New York City  United States 319 m 1,046 ft 77 1930
33= Nina Tower Tsuen Wan  Hong Kong 319 m 1,046 ft 80 2006
33= New York Times Building New York City  United States 319 m 1,046 ft 52 2007
36 HHHR Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 317 m 1,040 ft 72 2009[B]
37 Bank of America Plaza Atlanta  United States 312 m 1,023 ft 55 1992
38= Sky Tower Abu Dhabi  United Arab Emirates 310 m 1,018 ft 74 2009[B]
38= U.S. Bank Tower Los Angeles  United States 310 m 1,018 ft 73 1989
40 Menara Telekom Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia 310 m 1,017 ft 55 2001
41 Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel Dubai  United Arab Emirates 309 m 1,014 ft 56 2000
42 One Island East Hong Kong  Hong Kong 308 m 1,011 ft 70 2008
43 AT&T Corporate Center Chicago  United States 307 m 1,007 ft 60 1989
44 The Address Downtown Burj Dubai Dubai  United Arab Emirates 306 m 1,004 ft 63 2008
45 JPMorgan Chase Tower Houston  United States 305 m 1,002 ft 75 1982
46 Northeast Asia Trade Tower Incheon  South Korea 305 m 1,001 ft 70 2009[B]
47 Baiyoke Tower II Bangkok  Thailand 304 m 997 ft 85 1997
48 Two Prudential Plaza Chicago  United States 303 m 995 ft 64 1990
49= Wells Fargo Plaza Houston  United States 302 m 992 ft 71 1983
49= Kingdom Centre Riyadh  Saudi Arabia 302 m 992 ft 41 2002
51= Arraya 2 Kuwait City  Kuwait 300 m 984 ft 56 2009
51= Eureka Tower Melbourne  Australia 300 m 984 ft 91 2006
53= First Canadian Place Toronto  Canada 298 m 978 ft 72 1975
53= Shanghai Wheelock Square Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 298 m 978 ft 58 2009
55 Comcast Center Philadelphia  United States 297 m 975 ft 57 2008
56 Yokohama Landmark Tower Yokohama  Japan 296 m 972 ft 70 1993
57 Emirates Crown Dubai  United Arab Emirates 296 m 971 ft 63 2008
58 311 South Wacker Drive Chicago  United States 293 m 961 ft 65 1990
59 SEG Plaza Shenzhen  People’s Republic of China 292 m 957 ft 70 2000
60 American International Building New York City  United States 290 m 952 ft 66 1932
61 Key Tower Cleveland  United States 289 m 947 ft 57 1991
62= Plaza 66 Tower One Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 288 m 945 ft 66 2001
62= One Liberty Place Philadelphia  United States 288 m 945 ft 61 1987
64 Columbia Center Seattle  United States 285 m 937 ft 76 1985
65 Millennium Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 285 m 935 ft 60 2006
66 Tomorrow Square Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 285 m 934 ft 55 2003
67 Chongqing World Trade Center Chongqing  People’s Republic of China 283 m 929 ft 60 2005
68 Cheung Kong Centre Hong Kong  Hong Kong 283 m 928 ft 62 1999
69 The Trump Building New York City  United States 283 m 927 ft 70 1930
70 Bank of America Plaza Dallas  United States 281 m 921 ft 72 1985
71= Republic Plaza Singapore  Singapore 280 m 919 ft 66 1995
71= UOB Plaza One Singapore  Singapore 280 m 919 ft 66 1992
71= OUB Centre Singapore  Singapore 280 m 919 ft 63 1986
74 Citigroup Center New York City  United States 279 m 915 ft 59 1977
75 Hong Kong New World Tower Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 278 m 913 ft 61 2002
76 Diwang International Commerce Center Nanning  People’s Republic of China 276 m 906 ft 54 2006
77= Scotia Plaza Toronto  Canada 275 m 902 ft 68 1988
77= The Point Panama City  Panama 275 m 902 ft 65 2009[B]
79 Williams Tower Houston  United States 275 m 901 ft 64 1983
80 City of Capitals Moscow  Russia 274 m 900 ft 73 2009
81 Wuhan World Trade Tower Wuhan  People’s Republic of China 273 m 896 ft 58 1998
82= Renaissance Tower Dallas  United States 270 m 886 ft 56 1974
82= The Cullinan North Tower Kowloon  Hong Kong 270 m 886 ft 68 2007
82= The Cullinan South Tower Kowloon  Hong Kong 270 m 886 ft 68 2007
85 China International Center Tower B Guangzhou  People’s Republic of China 270 m 884 ft 62 2007
86 Dapeng International Plaza Guangzhou  People’s Republic of China 269 m 884 ft 56 2004
87= 21st Century Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 269 m 883 ft 55 2003
87= One Lujiazui Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 269 m 883 ft 47 2008
89 Naberezhnaya Tower C Moscow  Russia 268 m 881 ft 61 2007
90 Al Faisaliyah Center Riyadh  Saudi Arabia 267 m 876 ft 30 2000
91= 900 North Michigan Chicago  United States 265 m 871 ft 66 1989
91= Bank of America Corporate Center Charlotte  United States 265 m 871 ft 60 1992
91= SunTrust Plaza Atlanta  United States 265 m 871 ft 60 1992
94= Bocom Financial Towers Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 265 m 869 ft 52 2002
94= Al Kazim Tower 1 Dubai  United Arab Emirates 265 m 869 ft 53 2008
94= Al Kazim Tower 2 Dubai  United Arab Emirates 265 m 869 ft 53 2008
94= 120 Collins Street Melbourne  Australia 265m 869 ft 52 1991
98 Triumph-Palace Moscow  Russia 264 m 866 ft 57 2005
99 Samsung Tower Palace G Seoul  South Korea 264 m 865 ft 73 2004
100 Trump World Tower New York City  United States 262 m 861 ft 72 2001
101 Shenzhen Special Zone Press Tower Shenzhen  People’s Republic of China 262 m 860 ft 48 1998
102= Water Tower Place Chicago  United States 262 m 859 ft 74 1976
102= Grand Gateway Shanghai I Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 262 m 859 ft 52 2005
102= Grand Gateway Shanghai II Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 262 m 859 ft 52 2005
105 Aon Center Los Angeles  United States 262 m 858 ft 62 1973
106= Hyatt Regency Hong Kong Kowloon  Hong Kong 261 m 856 ft 64 2007
106= TD Canada Trust Tower Toronto  Canada 261 m 856 ft 53 1990
106= Sapphire of Istanbul Istanbul  Turkey 261 m 856 ft 54 2009
106= Grand Lisboa Macau  People’s Republic of China 261 m 856 ft 52 2008
110= Post & Telecommunication Hub Guangzhou  People’s Republic of China 260 m 853 ft 66 2003
110= 101 Collins Street Melbourne  Australia 260 m 853 ft 50 1991
110= Transamerica Pyramid San Francisco  United States 260 m 853 ft 48 1972
110= Vision Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 260 m 853 ft 60 2009[C]
110= Dual Tower 1 Manama  Bahrain 260 m 853 ft 53 2007
110= Dual Tower 2 Manama  Bahrain 260 m 853 ft 53 2007
110= Fortune Plaza Beijing  People’s Republic of China 260 m 853 ft 63 2008
117= GE Building New York City  United States 259 m 850 ft 69 1933
117= Chase Tower Chicago  United States 259 m 850 ft 60 1969
117= Commerzbank Tower Frankfurt  Germany 259 m 850 ft 56 1997
117= PBCOM Tower Makati  Philippines 259 m 850 ft 55 2000
121 Two Liberty Place Philadelphia  United States 258 m 848 ft 58 1990
122= Lanko·Grand Hyatt Hotel Chongqing  People’s Republic of China 258 m 846 ft 60 2006
122= Run Hua International Building Wuxi  People’s Republic of China 258 m 846 ft 55 2009
124 Park Tower Chicago  United States 257 m 844 ft 67 2000
125 MesseTurm Frankfurt  Germany 257 m 842 ft 55 1990
126= Sorrento 1 Kowloon  Hong Kong 256 m 841 ft 75 2003
126= U.S. Steel Tower Pittsburgh  United States 256 m 841 ft 64 1970
128= The Harbour Hotel & Residence Dubai  United Arab Emirates 256 m 840 ft 59 2007
128= Mok-dong Hyperion I Tower Seoul  South Korea 256 m 840 ft 69 2003
128= Rinku Gate Tower Building Izumisano  Japan 256 m 840 ft 56 1996
131= Langham Place Office Tower Kowloon  Hong Kong 255 m 837 ft 59 2004
131= New Century Plaza Tower A Nanjing  People’s Republic of China 255 m 837 ft 48 2006
133 Capital Tower Singapore  Singapore 254 m 833 ft 52 2000
134 Chase Tower Indianapolis  United States 253 m 830 ft 48 1990
135 Highcliff Hong Kong  Hong Kong 252 m 828 ft 72 2003
136= Osaka World Trade Center Building Osaka  Japan 252 m 827 ft 55 1995
136= Bank of Shanghai Headquarters Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 252 m 827 ft 42 2005
138= The Harbourside Kowloon  Hong Kong 251 m 824 ft 73 2003
138= Rialto Towers Melbourne  Australia 251 m 824 ft 63 1986
140 Jiali Plaza Wuhan  People’s Republic of China 251 m 823 ft 61 1997
141= Caja Madrid Tower Madrid  Spain 250 m 820 ft 45 2007
141= Beijing Yintai Centre Tower 2 Beijing  People’s Republic of China 250 m 820 ft 63 2007
141= One Atlantic Center Atlanta  United States 250 m 820 ft 50 1987
141= Chelsea Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 250 m 820 ft 49 2005
141= Wisma 46 Jakarta  Indonesia 250 m 820 ft 48 1996
141= Angsana Suites Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 250 m 820 ft 50 2007
141= Angsana Hotel Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 250 m 820 ft 50 2008
148= Aqua Chicago  United States 250 m 819 ft 82 2009[B]
148= The Legacy at Millennium Park Chicago  United States 250 m 819 ft 72 2009
150= The Imperial I Mumbai  India 249 m 817 ft 60 2009[C]
150= The Imperial II Mumbai  India 249 m 817 ft 60 2009[C]
150= Torre de Cristal Madrid  Spain 249 m 817 ft 45 2007
153= KLI 63 Building Seoul  South Korea 249 m 817 ft 60 1985
153= Central Park Perth  Australia 249 m 817 ft 52 1992
155 Al Tayer Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 249 m 815 ft 59 2009
156= CitySpire Center New York City  United States 248 m 814 ft 75 1989
156= Hangzhou No.2 Telecom Hub Hangzhou  People’s Republic of China 248 m 814 ft 41 2003
158= One Chase Manhattan Plaza New York City  United States 248 m 813 ft 60 1961
158= Mid Town Tower Tokyo  Japan 248 m 813 ft 54 2007
160 State Tower Bangkok  Thailand 247 m 811 ft 68 2001
161 Toyota-Mainichi Building Nagoya  Japan 247 m 810 ft 40 2006
162 Conde Nast Building New York City  United States 247 m 809 ft 48 1999
163 MetLife Building New York City  United States 246 m 808 ft 60 1963
164 Bloomberg Tower New York City  United States 246 m 806 ft 54 2005
165= JR Central Office Tower Nagoya  Japan 245 m 804 ft 51 2000
165= Al Fattan Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 245 m 804 ft 51 2006
165= Oasis Beach Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 245 m 804 ft 51 2006
165= One Raffles Quay North Tower Singapore  Singapore 245 m 804 ft 50 2006
165= The Sail @ Marina Bay Singapore  Singapore 245 m 804 ft 70 2008
165= Palm Tower 1 Doha  Qatar 245 m 804 ft 57 2009[B]
165= Palm Tower 2 Doha  Qatar 245 m 804 ft 57 2009[B]
172 Shin Kong Life Tower Taipei  Taiwan (Republic of China) 245 m 803 ft 51 1993
173= Moshe Aviv Tower Ramat Gan  Israel 244 m 801 ft 68 2001
173= Chifley Tower Sydney  Australia 244 m 801 ft 50 1992
175 AAM Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 244 m 800 ft 46 2008
176= Menara Maybank Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia 243 m 799 ft 50 1988
176= Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building Tokyo  Japan 243 m 799 ft 48 1991
176= R&F Centre Guangzhou  People’s Republic of China 243 m 799 ft 54 2007
179= Citigroup Centre Sydney  Australia 243 m 797 ft 50 2000
179= Dalian Futures Trading Plaza Tower 1 Dalian  People’s Republic of China 243 m 797 ft 53 2008
179= Dalian Futures Trading Plaza Tower 2 Dalian  People’s Republic of China 243 m 797 ft 53 2009
182 The Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 243 m 796 ft 54 2002
183= Federation Tower West Moscow  Russia 242 m 795 ft 62 2008
183= NEO-China Top City Main Tower Chongqing  People’s Republic of China 242 m 795 ft 54 2008
185= Dalian World Trade Center Dalian  People’s Republic of China 242 m 794 ft 50 2000
185= Pearl Tower Panama City  Panama 242 m 794 ft 70 2009[B]
187= Woolworth Building New York City  United States 241 m 792 ft 57 1913
187= IDS Tower Minneapolis  United States 241 m 792 ft 55 1972
187= BNY Mellon Center Philadelphia  United States 241 m 792 ft 54 1990
187= Maxdo Centre Shanghai  People’s Republic of China 241 m 792 ft 55 2002
191 Bank of China Mansion Qingdao  People’s Republic of China 241 m 791 ft 54 1999
192= John Hancock Tower Boston  United States 241 m 790 ft 60 1976
192= Shenzhen Broadcasting Center Building Shenzhen  People’s Republic of China 241 m 790 ft 48 2001
194= Four Seasons Hotel & Tower Miami  United States 240 m 789 ft 72 2003
194= Manulife Plaza Hong Kong  Hong Kong 240 m 789 ft 52 1998
196= Comerica Bank Tower Dallas  United States 240 m 787 ft 60 1987
196= Sunshine 60 Building Tokyo  Japan 240 m 787 ft 60 1978
196= Panglin Plaza Shenzhen  People’s Republic of China 240 m 787 ft 57 1999
196= Moscow State University Moscow  Russia 240 m 787 ft 36 1953
196= NTT DoCoMo Yoyogi Building Tokyo  Japan 240 m 787 ft 28 2000
196= World Trade Center (Manama) 1 Manama  Bahrain 240 m 787 ft 50 2008
196= World Trade Center (Manama) 2 Manama  Bahrain 240 m 787 ft 50 2008
196= Deutsche Bank Place Sydney  Australia 240 m 787 ft 39 2005

 

 Burj Dubai is currently topped-out in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, which means it is classified as the world’s tallest building.

 

Taipei 101, the world’s tallest completed building, is located in Taipei, Republic of China (Taiwan).

 

 

 

The Shanghai World Financial Center, in Shanghai, China, is the third-tallest building in the world. 

 

 
The fourth-tallest building in the world is the International Commerce Centre, topped-out in Hong Kong.
 

The Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia were the world’s tallest buildings from 1998 to 2004.
 
 
Jin Mao Tower in Shanghai, China is the tenth-tallest building in the world.
 
New York City‘s Empire State Building was the tallest building in the world from 1931 to 1972.
 
 
The Burj Al Arab in Dubai, United Arab Emirates is the second-tallest hotel in the world.
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~ by Rithy Pheath on 11/01/2009.

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