Here we have put together a quick reference on the facts and figures for Turkey. When you are buying a property it is important to know as much as possible about the country - this page is intended to help.
Research and Facts about Turkey
(Data for Turkey collected from the CIA Fact book – Turkey)
Republic of Turkey
South eastern Europe and South western Asia (that portion of Turkey west of the Bosphorus 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
780,580 sq km
770,760 sq km
Total: 2,648 km
Agriculture 35.9%, industry 22.8%, services 41.2% (3rd quarter, 2004)
Total: 8,697 km
Total: 354,421 km
paved: 147,404 km (including 1,886 km of expressways)
unpaved: 207,017 km (2003)
120 (2005), 88 with paved runways
Aliaga, Ambarli, Eregli, Haydarpasa, Istanbul, Kocaeli (Izmit), Skhira, Toros
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