Facts

Population

141,927,297 (2013)

Area

17,098,240 km²

6,601,630 mi²

Density

8.3 people per km²

21.5 people per mi²

GDP

$2.68 trillion (2014)

# of 150m+ buildings

49 Completed • 9 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

15 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (54%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (82%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

16

Tallest Country in

the World

#

2

Tallest Country in

Europe

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Lakhta Center

462 m / 1,516 ft

2

Federation Tower

373.7 m / 1,226 ft

3

OKO - Residential Tower

354.2 m / 1,162 ft

4

NEVA TOWERS 2

345 m / 1,132 ft

5

Mercury City Tower

338.8 m / 1,112 ft

6

Eurasia Tower

308.9 m / 1,013 ft

7

Capital City Moscow Tower

301.8 m / 990 ft

8

NEVA TOWERS 1

297 m / 974 ft

9

National Space Center

288.1 m / 945 ft

10

Grand Tower

283 m / 928 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Elena Shuvalova

Country Representative

Elena Shuvalova

Lobby Agency

CTBUH Supports High-Rise Conference at Samara State University

04-07 September 2017

High-Rise Construction 100+ Forum Russia

23-25 September 2015

Research

01 August 2020

Assessment of Risk Factors to Cost and Schedule in High-Rise Building Projects

High-rise projects routinely suffer from delays and cost overruns, which can result in severe economic consequences, or even failure to complete. The lack of risk...

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Global News

26 May 2021

Helical St. Petersburg Skyscraper Design Revealed

Designs have been unveiled for a 703-meter-high megatall skyscraper in St. Petersburg, Russia. Called Lakhta Centre II, the 150-story building plans to have an occupied...

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Global News

05 May 2021

Residential Complex with Pink Façade Slated for Moscow

A two-tower residential project with a pink façade is headed for Moscow. At the seventh level, a small green "island" is planned, which will be...

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