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
86%
2%
2%
8%
37
flagCzech Republic
83%
8%
4%
4%
24
flagItaly
82%
8%
2%
6%
115
flagGreece
77%
3%
3%
16%
31
flagDenmark
71%
14%
0%
14%
28
flagthe United Kingdom
66%
16%
3%
12%
726
flagthe Netherlands
66%
21%
0%
11%
113
flagBulgaria
66%
25%
0%
8%
24
flagGermany
65%
20%
1%
12%
485
flagPoland
62%
17%
3%
15%
26357
flagSpain
62%
24%
2%
11%
45
flagthe United States
60%
16%
3%
18%
413
flagFrance
60%
24%
1%
13%
74
flagAustria
60%
17%
2%
20%
35
flagRepublic of Ireland
55%
27%
1%
15%
70
flagCanada
53%
29%
7%
4%
41
flagIndia
52%
32%
8%
5%
34
flagNorway
49%
29%
1%
19%
57
flagUnknown
47%
21%
4%
26%
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Gender

men57%
women65%
West Berlin
57%
65%
East Berlin
18%
14%
both were similar in size
3%
3%
at first East Berlin was bigger, later West Berlin was bigger
20%
16%

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