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 Turkey
All information: Turkey
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:785,350 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:83,430,000 328,240,000
Official language:Turkish English

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Government

Government form:Parliamentary republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1923 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Ankara Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:106.2 33.4
Life expectancy males:74.4 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:80.3 years 81.1 years
Average age:29.4 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:16.03 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:5.41 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-4.30 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:13 75
Civil rights:33 96
Health:58 68
Security:36 63
Climate:61 64
Cost of Living:100 11
Popularity:68 92


Economy

Currency:Turkish Lira (1 TRY = 100 Kurus) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:13.5 % 3.7 %
Inflation rate:15.18 % 1.81 %
Cost of Living:46.30 % 110.20 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:42.30 % 36.60 %
Average income:8,584 € 58,741 €
Corruption index:39 (bad) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:673,883 Mio €8.08 M € 19,092,826 M €58.17 M €
Gross national product:715,890 Mio €8.58 M € 19,280,405 M €58.74 M €
Exported goods:220,795 M €2.65 M € 2,231,382 M €6.80 M €
Imported goods:202,716 M €2.43 M € 2,782,006 M €8.48 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:67,333 km0.81 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Railways:12,710 km0.15 km 293,564 km0.89 km
Waterways:1,200 km0.01 km 41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:1,2340.015 3,6730.011
Airports:980.001 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:231.10 bn kWh2.77 m kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:261.90 bn kWh3.14 m kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:1.44 bn kWh17,284.03 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:6.33 bn kWh75,872.34 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:372.72 m t4,467.54 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+90 +1
Internet domain:.tr .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:11,633,461139 109,961,000335
Mobile phones:80,117,999960 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:7,093,00085 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:59,270,702710 286,441,872873



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:2.70 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:1.76 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:11.1 % 10.8 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.2 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:86.0 % 77.0 %
Smokers:27.2 % 21.8 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Turkey and United States

Daytime temperatures:19.9 °C 18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:8.6 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:16.9 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:63 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:9 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:76.8 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:6.6 7.2


Native languages

Turkish:87.6 % n/a
English:n/a 82.1 %
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Kurdish:10.6 % n/a
Arabic:1.4 % n/a
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
German:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Russian:n/a 0.2 %
other:0.4 % 2.6 %


Religions

Islam:99.0 % 0.6 %
Christianity:0.2 % 78.5 %
Jewry:0.1 % 1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a 1.6 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Yazidism:0.1 % n/a
other:0.6 % 16.8 %