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Turkey Turkey: 26,481 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Turkey is a country in Western Asia and South-East Europe.
With 76,69 million people Turkey has the 18th highest population in the world. With 2,05 births per women Turkey has a medium fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Turkey in the year 2050 will first rise to 94,61 million and in the year 2100 will fall again to 86,46 million. The life expectency in Turkey is 75,1 years.

Turkey has an area of 783.560 sq. km and ranks 36th among all countries in the world. With a population density of 98,4 people per sq. km Turkey ranks number 100 among all countries in the world. By 2050 the population density will rise to 121,4 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 2.648 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 7.200 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2014 was 799,53 billion US $ and ranks 18th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 10.543 US $ and is therefore in the in the middle in the international comparison. With a debt level of 36,6 % of the GDP Turkey ranks among the countries with a medium sized debt level. Die unemployment rate in the year 2013 amounts to 10,0 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code TR
Internet Domain .tr
License plate TR
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Turkey

All datasets for Turkey by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (158)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (403)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (23,816)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,310)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (758)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (36)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Mobile phones