Turkey - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in Turkey was 76,819,000 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 76,819,000 in 2015 and a minimum value of 27,553,280 in 1960.

Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of their country of origin. The values shown are midyear estimates.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.

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Year Value
1960 27,553,280
1961 28,229,290
1962 28,909,980
1963 29,597,050
1964 30,292,970
1965 31,000,170
1966 31,718,270
1967 32,448,400
1968 33,196,290
1969 33,969,200
1970 34,772,030
1971 35,608,080
1972 36,475,360
1973 37,366,920
1974 38,272,700
1975 39,185,640
1976 40,100,700
1977 41,020,210
1978 41,953,100
1979 42,912,350
1980 43,905,790
1981 44,936,840
1982 45,997,940
1983 47,072,600
1984 48,138,190
1985 49,178,080
1986 50,187,090
1987 51,168,840
1988 52,126,500
1989 53,066,570
1990 53,994,600
1991 54,909,510
1992 55,811,140
1993 56,707,460
1994 57,608,770
1995 58,522,320
1996 59,451,490
1997 60,394,100
1998 61,344,870
1999 62,295,620
2000 63,240,160
2001 64,182,700
2002 65,125,770
2003 66,060,120
2004 66,973,560
2005 67,860,620
2006 68,704,720
2007 69,515,490
2008 70,344,360
2009 71,261,300
2010 72,310,420
2011 73,199,380
2012 74,099,260
2013 75,010,200
2014 75,932,350
2015 76,819,000

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in Turkey was 50.84 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 50.87 in 2010, while its lowest value was 50.17 in 1960.

Definition: Female population is the percentage of the population that is female. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on male/female distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 50.17
1961 50.20
1962 50.23
1963 50.26
1964 50.29
1965 50.31
1966 50.34
1967 50.36
1968 50.38
1969 50.40
1970 50.40
1971 50.40
1972 50.39
1973 50.38
1974 50.37
1975 50.37
1976 50.37
1977 50.38
1978 50.40
1979 50.42
1980 50.45
1981 50.48
1982 50.52
1983 50.55
1984 50.58
1985 50.61
1986 50.63
1987 50.64
1988 50.65
1989 50.66
1990 50.67
1991 50.68
1992 50.70
1993 50.72
1994 50.74
1995 50.75
1996 50.77
1997 50.78
1998 50.79
1999 50.79
2000 50.80
2001 50.81
2002 50.81
2003 50.82
2004 50.83
2005 50.83
2006 50.84
2007 50.85
2008 50.86
2009 50.87
2010 50.87
2011 50.87
2012 50.86
2013 50.85
2014 50.84
2015 50.84

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population