General Overview

general overview

Official Name of CountryRepublic of Turkey
Capital CityAnkara
GovernmentParliamentary Democracy
Population76.6 million (2013)
Labor Force (Population)28.8 million (2013)
Official LanguageTurkish
PresidentRecep Tayyip Erdoğan
Minister PresidentAhmet Davutoğlu
Area783,562.38 km²
Coordinates39° 55′ North, 32° 50′ East
Time ZoneGMT +2
Neighboring CountriesBulgaria, Greece, Syria, Iraq, Iran, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia
Major Cities (Population)Istanbul (14.1 million), Ankara (5 million), Izmir (4 million), Bursa (2.7 million)
CurrencyTurkish Lira
GDPUSD 820 billion (2013-Current Prices)
GDP Per CapitaUSD 10,782 (2013)
Imports ValueUSD 251 billion (2013)
Exports ValueUSD 152 billion (2013)

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