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Top 30 World Zoos for Attendance (1984)

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    Top 30 Best Attended Zoos in the World – 1984

    1- Mexico City-Chapultepec (Mexico) - 12.5 million
    2- Peking (China) - 8 million
    3- Tokyo-Ueno (Japan) - 7.2 million
    4- Lincoln Park (U.S.A.) - 5 million
    5- Cairo (Egypt) - 4.4 million
    6- Odawara (Japan) – doubtful data - 3.9 million
    7- Bombay (India) - 3.9 million
    8- Vancouver, Stanley Park (Canada) - 3.5 million
    9- San Diego (U.S.A.) - 3.1 million
    10- Taipei (Taiwan) - 3.1 million
    11- Buenos Aires (Argentina) - 3 million
    12- Nagoya (Japan) - 3 million
    13- Washington, D.C. (U.S.A.) - 3 million
    14- Seoul, Children’s Grand Park (S. Korea) - 3 million
    15- Seoul (S. Korea) - 3 million
    16- San Diego SeaWorld (U.S.A.) - 3 million
    17- Moscow (Russia) - 2.9 million
    18- Busch Gardens, Tampa (U.S.A.) - 2.9 million
    19- Berlin (West Germany) - 2.7 million
    20- Takarazuka (Japan) - 2.6 million
    21- Bangkok, Dusit Zoo (Thailand) - 2.6 million
    22- Sao Paulo (Brazil) - 2.5 million
    23- Berlin East (D.D.R.) - 2.5 million
    24- Havana (Cuba) - 2.4 million
    25- Houston (U.S.A.) - 2.2 million
    26- Frankfurt (West Germany) - 2.2 million
    27- Stockholm (Sweden) - 2.1 million
    28- Calcutta (India) - 2.1 million
    29- Lima (Peru) - 2 million
    30- Saint Louis (U.S.A.) - 2 million

    I typed out this chart from the 1993 book “The Antwerp Zoo: 150 years of history”. “The Chant of Paradise” is the official title and it was written by Roland Baetens.
     
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