Türkiye - 1 Country Profile


Generic Information 

Türkiye, officially the Republic of Türkiye, is a transcontinental country located mainly on the Anatolian Peninsula in Western Asia, with a small portion on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe. It borders the Black Sea to the north; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Iran to the east; Iraq to the southeast; Syria and the Mediterranean Sea to the south; the Aegean Sea to the west; and Greece and Bulgaria to the northwest. Cyprus is off the south coast. Most of the country's citizens are ethnic Turks, while Kurds are the largest ethnic minority. Ankara is Türkiye's capital and second-largest city; Istanbul is its largest city and main financial center. 

Generic country information can be located from sources which are regularly maintained and reflect current facts and figures. For a generic country overview, please consult the following sources: 

Türkiye Wikipedia Country Information https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Türkiye 

Türkiye IMF Country Information https://www.imf.org/en/Countries/TUR 

Türkiye Economist Intelligence Unit Information* http://country.eiu.com/Türkiye   

(*note - this is a paid service) 


Humanitarian Info 

Türkiye World Food Programme Information https://www.wfp.org/countries/turkiye   

Türkiye UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Information  https://www.unocha.org/turkiye  

Facts and Figures 

Türkiye Wolfram Alpha Information https://www.wolframalpha.com/input?i=Türkiye  

 Türkiye World Bank Information https://www.worldbank.org/en/country/Türkiye  

Türkiye Population Information https://worldpopulationreview.com/countries/Türkiye-population  


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