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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 @0566462086 on Mon Apr 22 01:00:54 EDT 2019 @BarackObama Today you cry for the victims I want to answer several questions .. Did not you and your foreign minis? https://t.co/VBKYryaS1y
From @HollyHollywood8 on Mon Apr 22 01:00:48 EDT 2019 RT @theworldindex: Quality of roads, 2018. (of 140 countries) 1.??Singapore 2.??Switzerland 3.??Netherlands 6.??Japan 7.??France 8.??Oman?
From @BelginYucelen on Mon Apr 22 01:00:47 EDT 2019 Please follow and support "The Education for Women in Turkey Fund" @EWTFund which promotes education to empower und? https://t.co/o0DvP5jLqO
From @MegumitheGreat on Mon Apr 22 01:00:43 EDT 2019 @RizuBrown @DC_Douglas That said, Haribo does produce halal gummies, so I assume there is a substitute already in u? https://t.co/vmQjcnVHHs
From @Shaker59414145 on Mon Apr 22 01:00:38 EDT 2019 RT @ratajtark: @Refugees Can you please accept some #StandWithIraqiRefugees to live in there too. We suffered enough for waiting for for 5?
From @HiimeGyyaru on Mon Apr 22 01:00:33 EDT 2019 ?Easter 2019 ?Food: BBQ Swordfish ? Stuffing Sweet Potato & Baked Corn Dessert: Vanilla Bunny ? Cake ? & Turkey Hi? https://t.co/uQL1jAPGfV
From @TravsomeVibes on Mon Apr 22 01:00:29 EDT 2019 Nationalities of 22 foreigners that lost their lives during #SriLankaBlast were identified: 2 Turkey 2 China 1 Port? https://t.co/xzlKDf9x4v
From @pikachuexoll on Mon Apr 22 01:00:23 EDT 2019 RT @exo_views: Top 20 Countries streaming EXO this week on YouTube ?? Indonesia ?? Thailand ?? Philippines ?? USA ?? South Korea ?? Mexico?
From @MiddleEastMnt on Mon Apr 22 01:00:21 EDT 2019 Turkey pins hopes on Trump to avoid sanctions over Russia missile deal https://t.co/TjKJ9lA587
From @anewscomtr on Mon Apr 22 01:00:18 EDT 2019 Felix Grossschartner wins Tour of Turkey https://t.co/rdpkwzIr7f