1000 Tallest Buildings in the World

Based on Latest Data

This section contains the current World's Official Top 1000 Skyscrapers based on the latest available information supplied by the editors and thousands of companies who are involved in the construction and management of tall buildings. This listing is maintained on a regular basis and always reflects the current state of knowledge. This listing is based on the website, which was recently integrated into Phorio.

Eligible buildings to be listed must be skyscrapers which are completed or are currently topped out. The height ranking is based on the building mass height which allows to apply a uniform and official way to rank skyscrapers.

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Listed buildings (1,000)

Important buildings

Number of Buildings by Construction Year

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Buildings by Categories (still growing)

Primary use
office - (409 results)
residential - (200 results)
lodging - (143 results)
government - (5 results)
retail - (3 results)
leisure - (2 results)
parking - (1 results)
education - (1 results)
religion - (1 results)
Frame material
concrete - (285 results)
mixed materials - (132 results)
metal - (83 results)
existing - (944 results)
under construction - (56 results)
Facade system
curtain wall - (278 results)
masonry - (9 results)
panels - (5 results)
Facade material
industrial material - (133 results)
natural stone - (35 results)
metal - (25 results)
Architectural style
modern style - (260 results)
revival style - (127 results)

Geographic Breakdown

Source: Phorio

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