Turkey at a Glance

Turkey at a Glance

Turkey at a Glance

Republic of Turkey

General İnformation

Capital of Turkey : Ankara

What is its population? 82 million

What is the Official Language? Turkish

What is the form of management? Presidential government system

What is its political system? Established in 1923, the Republic of Turkey is a democratic, secular, social state of law

Who is the President (President)? Recep Tayyip Erdogan

What is the currency? Turkish lira

What is the Internet Country Area Code? .T is

How are international relations? 

It is a member of the Council of Europe, NATO, OECD, OSCE and G-20. It has been in the Customs Union with the EU since 1995 and full membership negotiations with the EU have been continuing since 2005.

What is the time zone used? GMT +3

What is a Phone Code? +90

How is the climate?

While the summers are hot and dry in the coastal regions, while the winters are warm and rainy, the winters are cold and rainy in the inner and eastern regions.

What is the GSM band in operation?

GSM 900 and GSM 1800 for -2G; UMTS 2100 for 3G; LTE 800 for 4G, LTE 900, LTE 1800, LTE 2100, LTE 2600. (Check if your mobile phones support these bands.)

- Number of tourists coming to the country: 51.7 million (according to 2019 data)