Osaka at Dusk

Osaka at Dusk

Yuzuru Yoshikawa/Bloomberg

Women look out at the skyline from the observation deck of the Abeno Harukas building at dusk in Osaka. The Osaka metro area’s population is forecast to remain at 11.3 million next year, about the same as in 2005, sliding four places to the 19th largest megacity in the world, according to data compiled by the United Nations.