Statistics
General Statistics About Turkey

 

    • A population of 73.722.988
    • Average age of population: 28.5
    • 166 universities, 104 of which are public universities
    • Internet access per household : % 41.6
    • 61.8 million mobile phone users
    • 21 national, 14 regional and 229 local TV channels
    • Non-permament member of the United Nations Security Council 2009-2010
    • A candidate for the European Union since 2005
    • A member of United Nations since 1945
    • A member of Unesco since 1945
    • A member of Council of Europe since 1949
    • A member of Nato since 1952
    • Turkey's negotiation process with the EU began on October 3th 2005.
    • Number of 3G mobile phone subscribers : 19.407.264
    • Number of mobile internet users): 1.448.020
    • Number of internet subscribers) : 8.672.376


General Tourism Statistics About Turkey

 

 Data for Turkish Tourism in 2010

    • 28.6 millions of international tourist arrivals¹
    • 20.8 billion $ of tourism receipts

 Â¹: ( without citizen visitors )


General Statistics About the Tourism Turkey Capacity

 

    • 48 airports with annual 50-million- passenger capacity
    • 16 airports open to international flights,
    • 1.000.000-bed capacity
    • 8 airlines carrying passengers with scheduled ve nonscheduled navigations
    • Turkish Airlines with 130 planes, one of the youngest fleet in Europe
    • 28 Marinas with 8800-yacht capacity
    • 9000 Licensed Tourist Guides
    • 5600 travel agencies
    • An amazing historical heritage of civilisations , 5522   recorded archaeological sites under protection

    • 258 beaches and 13 marinas with blue flag since 2008
    • 34 Thermal Tourism Centers in 17 Provinces
    • 20 Winter Sports Tourism Centers
    • 22 Highland Tourism Centers in 10 Provinces
    • 33 official National Parks
    • 16 official Natural Parks
    • 58 official Nature Monuments
    • 35 official Natural Protection Areas
    • 14  Clubs and hotels with golf fields