When Berlin was divided into West Berlin and East Berlin, which part had more population?

West Berlin
East Berlin
both were similar in size
at first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was bigger
After the end of World War II, Berlin was divided into four oc­cu­pa­tion­al zones: Soviet, Amer­i­can, French and British. Later, the three zones of western allies were joined to form West Berlin. With about two million in­hab­i­tants, West Berlin had the highest number of res­i­dents of any city in Cold War-era Germany.

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West Berlin
East Berlin
both were similar in size
at first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was bigger
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flagFinland
95%
1%
0%
2%
74
flagthe United Arab Emirates
87%
3%
0%
9%
32
flagCzech Republic
83%
8%
4%
4%
24
flagItaly
81%
9%
2%
6%
110
flagBelgium
78%
13%
0%
8%
23
flagDenmark
74%
11%
0%
14%
27
flagGreece
72%
4%
4%
18%
22
flagthe United Kingdom
66%
16%
3%
12%
661
flagGermany
65%
20%
1%
12%
427
flagSpain
64%
24%
2%
8%
37
flagthe Netherlands
63%
22%
1%
12%
87
flagPoland
62%
17%
4%
15%
22430
flagFrance
62%
24%
1%
11%
70
flagthe United States
60%
16%
3%
18%
396
flagRepublic of Ireland
57%
27%
1%
13%
68
flagIndia
51%
33%
9%
6%
33
flagUnknown
48%
22%
3%
25%
834
flagNorway
48%
30%
2%
20%
50
flagAustria
46%
23%
3%
26%
26
flagCanada
45%
34%
8%
5%
35

Gender

men59%
women64%
West Berlin
59%
64%
East Berlin
18%
15%
both were similar in size
2%
3%
at first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was bigger
19%
16%

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