Turkey is a high-income country located in Western Europe.
Turkey's GDP was USD 827.21 billion in 2013, making it the world's 17th largest economy.
As of 2013 , Turkey had a population of 76.48 million people, at a population density of 97.36 persons per square kilometer. Per the World Bank, 27.63% of Turkey’s population is rural and 73.25% is urban. 25.66% of the population is under the age of fifteen, and 7.38%%of the population is over the age of 65. Turkey's population grew by 1.26% in 2007. Net immigration to Turkey in 2012 was 350,000 people.
In 2013 Turkey's GDP grew by 4.29%. The current GDP per capita is 14,027.41, in purchasing power adujsted USD.
Turkey's unemployment rate, in Feb-2014, was 10.20%, versus 10.10% in Jan-2014. Inflation in Turkey, as measured by the change in consumer price index, in 2013, was 7.49% in 2013 versus 8.89% in 2012.
Turkey's economy is predominantly services-based. Services account for 64.41% of the GDP and employs 50.40% of the population. Manufacturing and industry accounts for 27.06% of GDP and employs 26.00% of the population. Agriculture accounts for 8.53% of GDP and employs 23.60% of the population.
Government revenue in Turkey was 36.06% of GDP in 2013, while government spending was 37.32% of GDP. Government debt in Turkey, as a percent of GDP, was 27.34% in 2013.
Turkey's currency is the New Turkish Lira (TRY). The latest exchange rate, as of 17-Dec-2014, is 2.35 TRY per 1 USD.
Turkey is considered by the World Bank to be "politcally unstable
" Life expectancy at birth is 74.86 years. 5.00% of Turkey's population is under-nourished, while 47.92% of its male population and 65.75% of its female population is overweight. n.a.% of the population smokes. Turkey spends $1,143.91per capita (USD PPP) on healthcare, and has 1.70 nurses per 1000 people, according to the WHO.
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Detailed collection: Turkey Economy
Growth, employment, inflation, markets, trade, government finance and other economic data for Turkey.
Detailed collection: Turkey Unemployment and Labour
Turkey unemployment data includes the unemployment rates, labour participation rates, youth unemployment rates and various other unemployment statistics.
Detailed collection: Turkey GDP Growth
Turkey economic growth data includes gross domestic product for Turkey, real GDP, and various other indicators and breakdowns measuring change in market value of goods and services in Turkey.
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Turkey asset markets data includes exchange rates, lending and stock market indexes.
Detailed collection: Turkey Inflation
Turkey inflation data includes the consumer price index for Turkey, the GDP deflator, and various indexes measuring the cost of living.
Government finances data for Turkey includes government spending, government revenue and government debt in Turkey.
Detailed collection: Turkey Demography Data
Population, births and deaths, health and disease, education and other demographic data for Turkey
Population, births and deaths, health and disease, education and other demographic data for Turkey.
Detailed collection: Turkey Health Data
Disease and mortality statistics, healthcare systems, immunization rates and other health data for Turkey.
Detailed collection: Turkey Education Data
Enrolment levels, teacher ratios, school funding, graduation rates and other education data for Turkey.
Detailed collection: Turkey Society Data
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Detailed collection: Turkey Energy Data
Production, consumption, imports and exports of coal, petroleum, natural gas and other fuels for Turkey.
Turkey statistical data on Quandl comes from a variety of reliable sources, including the World Bank, the United Nations, Open Data for Africa, Rate Inflation, and individual central banks and government statistical agencies. If there's some other dataset or source you'd like added to this page, please email me.
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