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Complete details about Turkey in Asia with capital city Ankara

Country NameTurkey (Türkiye)
Country CodeTUR
Capital CityAnkara
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1923
Population66591000
Surface Area774815.0
Life Expectancy71.0 years
GNP210721.0 (old 189122.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic     (1.4%)
Kurdish     (10.6%)
Turkish [official]     (87.6%)

Major Cities

Istanbul, Istanbul     (population 8787958)
Ankara, Ankara     (population 3038159)
Izmir, Izmir     (population 2130359)
Adana, Adana     (population 1131198)
Bursa, Bursa     (population 1095842)
Gaziantep, Gaziantep     (population 789056)
Konya, Konya     (population 628364)
Mersin (Içel), Içel     (population 587212)
Antalya, Antalya     (population 564914)
Diyarbakir, Diyarbakir     (population 479884)
Kayseri, Kayseri     (population 475657)
Eskisehir, Eskisehir     (population 470781)
Sanliurfa, Sanliurfa     (population 405905)
Samsun, Samsun     (population 339871)
Malatya, Malatya     (population 330312)
Gebze, Kocaeli     (population 264170)
Denizli, Denizli     (population 253848)
Sivas, Sivas     (population 246642)
Erzurum, Erzurum     (population 246535)
Tarsus, Adana     (population 246206)
Kahramanmaras, Kahramanmaras     (population 245772)
Elâzig, Elâzig     (population 228815)
Van, Van     (population 219319)
Sultanbeyli, Istanbul     (population 211068)
Izmit (Kocaeli), Kocaeli     (population 210068)
Manisa, Manisa     (population 207148)
Batman, Batman     (population 203793)
Balikesir, Balikesir     (population 196382)
Sakarya (Adapazari), Sakarya     (population 190641)
Iskenderun, Hatay     (population 153022)
Osmaniye, Osmaniye     (population 146003)
Çorum, Çorum     (population 145495)
Kütahya, Kütahya     (population 144761)
Hatay (Antakya), Hatay     (population 143982)
Kirikkale, Kirikkale     (population 142044)
Adiyaman, Adiyaman     (population 141529)
Trabzon, Trabzon     (population 138234)
Ordu, Ordu     (population 133642)
Aydin, Aydin     (population 128651)
Usak, Usak     (population 128162)
Edirne, Edirne     (population 123383)
Çorlu, Tekirdag     (population 123300)
Isparta, Isparta     (population 121911)
Karabük, Karabük     (population 118285)
Kilis, Kilis     (population 118245)
Alanya, Antalya     (population 117300)
Kiziltepe, Mardin     (population 112000)
Zonguldak, Zonguldak     (population 111542)
Siirt, Siirt     (population 107100)
Viransehir, Sanliurfa     (population 106400)
Tekirdag, Tekirdag     (population 106077)
Karaman, Karaman     (population 104200)
Afyon, Afyon     (population 103984)
Aksaray, Aksaray     (population 102681)
Ceyhan, Adana     (population 102412)
Erzincan, Erzincan     (population 102304)
Bismil, Diyarbakir     (population 101400)
Nazilli, Aydin     (population 99900)
Tokat, Tokat     (population 99500)
Kars, Kars     (population 93000)
Inegöl, Bursa     (population 90500)
Bandirma, Balikesir     (population 90200)

Turkey's most recent News and Stories

Turkey Tweets

From @sanfafazey on Mon Jan 16 07:59:14 EST 2017 RT @TheBadTurk: Asl? Enver ? actress ? met all popular turkish actors ? born in london, family moved back to turkey when she was 12 ? adora?
From @Merton_Turkey on Mon Jan 16 07:59:14 EST 2017 ????????????? ???????????????????????????????? ????????????????????????????????????? ?????????????????? ?????????????????????? ????????????
From @Goztepelilercom on Mon Jan 16 07:59:13 EST 2017 RT @followFCInsider: ? | Göztepe player Leroy George is being linked with a transfer to Shanghai Shenhua. (FCUpdate) #CSL ?? #Turkey http?
From @syafiqqah on Mon Jan 16 07:59:13 EST 2017 RT @Globe_Pics: This horse from Turkey was announced the most beautiful horse in the world. https://t.co/aQgceIozoC
From @Turkey_dream201 on Mon Jan 16 07:59:07 EST 2017 RT @MaldivesArabi: #??????_??_???????? 17 ??? ???? ?? ?????? ?? ????? ??? ????? ???? ?? ????? ?????? ?????? ??????? ?? #???????? https://t.?
From @m_littt on Mon Jan 16 07:59:06 EST 2017 RT @Pinky_Balboa: Lmfao. This man is in Turkey just trying cook perfect steak and Black twitter done made him an American Hero ?????? https?
From @jesanchezm on Mon Jan 16 07:59:02 EST 2017 RT @tom_bike: Position of Turkey´s myCargo BOEING B747-400F TC-MCL after missing Bishkek´s Manas Airport, Kyrgyzstan. https://t.co/RSGlsr3?
From @elameengaro on Mon Jan 16 07:59:00 EST 2017 RT @The_Jonathanian: ALL HAIL ALMIGHTY SULTAN ERDOGAN Turkey?s parliament just voted to make Erdogan even more powerful https://t.co/27?
From @PlanespoterA320 on Mon Jan 16 07:58:59 EST 2017 RT @amnestyusa: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Donald Trump 'put CNN reporter in his place?. We disagree. https://t.co/Zepw4zx?
From @love4worldpeace on Mon Jan 16 07:58:58 EST 2017 RT @ETemelkuran: One hardly sees the news of people's resistance in Turkey on int media. This is how hard ppl r trying. Teaching under snow?
From @slcest96 on Mon Jan 16 07:58:57 EST 2017 RT @Pinky_Balboa: Lmfao. This man is in Turkey just trying cook perfect steak and Black twitter done made him an American Hero ?????? https?
From @jdcrouch2 on Mon Jan 16 07:58:53 EST 2017 Service members in Turkey need our help connecting them to family, home and country https://t.co/VdkjnstAjk? https://t.co/9mznYz4lRB
From @cynthiaapril1 on Mon Jan 16 07:58:49 EST 2017 RT @Empower_Women: Syrian Women Train in Textiles to Sew a Better Future in Turkey: https://t.co/MM51DXW5qS #UN4Refugees #EmpowerWomen http?
From @kahraman_rizeli on Mon Jan 16 07:58:48 EST 2017 RT @harun_yahya: It's seen the British Deep State's lobby is highly influential at many places. EU's raising topic of money against Turkey?
From @9xoG9 on Mon Jan 16 07:58:46 EST 2017 RT @bu_3umran: ???? ???????? ? ??????? ?????? ? ?????? ?????? ? ???? ??? ?? ???? ??? ?????? ? ????? ??????? ??????? ???? ??? ?? ?????? #Tu?