Official World's 20 Tallest High-rise Buildings (Office use)

This overview is the most accurate compilation of its kind and uses in-depth research results and reliable building information. It is based on data standards as outlined by the Emporis Standards Committee (ESC). This listing is verified and updated continuously and includes high-rise buildings which have been topped out, including those still under construction or on hold and whose occupiable height is devoted to hotel uses. The ranking is based entirely on the buildings' structural height. TV towers, masts, and other building types are not included.
# Building City Floors Height Year
1
Burj Khalifa Dubai 163 828 m 2010
2
Shanghai Tower Shanghai 121 632 m 2015
3
One World Trade Center New York City 104 541 m 2014
4
CTF Finance Centre Guangzhou 116 530 m 2016
5
Taipei 101 Taipei 101 509 m 2004
6
Shanghai World Financial Center Shanghai 101 492 m 2008
7
International Commerce Centre Hong Kong 118 484 m 2010
8
Petronas Tower 1 Kuala Lumpur 88 452 m 1998
9
Petronas Tower 2 Kuala Lumpur 88 452 m 1998
10
Zifeng Tower Nanjing 66 450 m 2010
11
Willis Tower Chicago 108 442 m 1974
12
KK100 Shenzhen 100 442 m 2011
13
Guangzhou International Finance Center Guangzhou 103 438 m 2010
14
Panyu Commercial Exhibition Center Guangzhou 28 436 m 2001
15
Jin Mao Tower Shanghai 88 421 m 1999
16
Two International Finance Centre Hong Kong 88 415 m 2003
17
Al Hamra Tower Kuwait City 80 412 m 2011
18
CITIC Plaza Guangzhou 80 391 m 1997
19
Capital Market Authority Headquarters Riyadh 77 385 m 2014
20
Shun Hing Square Shenzhen 69 384 m 1996
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