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10 Tallest Buildings In The World
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Published: May 20, 2016

According to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), these are the top 21 skyscrapers in the world to date.

1. Burj Khalifa

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Height: 2,717 feet
Completion Date: 2010

Source: arcadis.com

2. Shanghai Tower

Location: Shanghai, China
Height: 2,073
Completion Date: 2015

Source: archdaily.com
Source: archdaily.com

3. Makkah Royal Clock Tower

Location: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Height: 1,972
Completion Date: 2012

Source: zat-booking.com
Source: zat-booking.com

4. One World Trade Center

Location: New York City, United States
Height: 1,776 feet
Completion Date: 2014

Source: som.com
Source: som.com

5. TAIPEI 101

Location: Taipei, Taiwan
Height: 1,667 feet
Completion Date: 2004

Source: skyscrapercenter.com
Source: skyscrapercenter.com

6. Shanghai World Financial Center

Location: Shanghai, China
Height: 1,614 feet
Completion Date: 2008

Source: vizts.com
Source: vizts.com

7. International Commerce Centre

Location: Hong Kong, China
Height: 1,588 feet
Completion Date: 2010

Source: justgoodvibe.com
Source: justgoodvibe.com

8. Petronas Twin Tower 1 and 2

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Height: 1,483 feet, each
Completion Date: 1998

Source: mexpatgo.com
Source: expatgo.com

9. Zifeng Tower

Location: Nanjing, China
Height: 1,476 feet
Completion Date: 2010

Source: nju.gov.cn
Source: nju.gov.cn

10. Willis Tower

Location: Chicago, United States
Height: 1,451 feet
Completion Date: 1974

Source: silversmithchicagohotel.com
Source: silversmithchicagohotel.com

The data has been taken from here.