People [1]

People

Population 79,512,426 (2016)
Population Growth Rate 1.573 annual % (2016)
Age Dependency Ratio 49.849 % of working-age population (2016)
Urban Population 73.887 % of total (2016)
Infant Mortality Rate 10.9 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 75.755 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2016)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 249 billion kWh (2015) #17
Consumption 216 billion kWh (2015) #19
Exports 3.2 billion kWh (2015) #40
Imports 7.1 billion kWh (2015) #34
Renewable Electricity Generation 82 billion kWh (2015) #15

Oil

Ranking
Production 63 thousand bbl/day (2017) #54
Consumption 939 thousand bbl/day (2016) #23
Exports (Refined) [3] 8.475 thousand bbl/day (2013) #67
Imports (Refined) [3] 513.5 thousand bbl/day (2013) #20
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.3 billion bbl (2018) #49

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 13 billion cu ft (2015) #55
Consumption (Dry) 1,697 billion cu ft (2015) #16
Exports (Dry) 22 billion cu ft (2015) #38
Imports (Dry) 1,710 billion cu ft (2015) #6
Proved Reserves 0.2 trillion cu ft (2018) #80

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 98 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 75,061,699 (2016 est.)
Highways 385,754 km (2012)
Internet Users 46,838,412 (2016 est.)
Railways 12,008 km (2014)
Telephones 11,077,559 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSoutheastern Europe and Southwestern Asia (that portion of Turkey west of the Bosporus is geographically part of Europe), bordering the Black Sea, between Bulgaria and Georgia, and bordering the Aegean Sea and the Mediterranean Sea, between Greece and Syria
Total Area783,562 sq. km
Land Area769,632 sq. km
Water Area13,930 sq. km
Coastline7,200 km
Climatetemperate; hot, dry summers with mild, wet winters; harsher in interior
Terrainhigh central plateau (Anatolia); narrow coastal plain; several mountain ranges
Lowest PointMediterranean Sea 0 m
Highest Point Mount Ararat 5,166 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 7/25/2017
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017