Turkey Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of Turkey population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Turkey in 2022 is 85,561,976, a 0.61% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Turkey in 2021 was 85,042,738, a 0.83% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Turkey in 2020 was 84,339,067, a 1.09% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Turkey in 2019 was 83,429,615, a 1.32% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Turkey 85,561,976
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Jordan 10,300,869
Azerbaijan 10,300,205
Belarus 9,432,800
Serbia 8,653,016
Paraguay 7,305,843
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Lebanon 6,684,849
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Jamaica 2,985,094
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Albania 2,866,374
Namibia 2,633,874
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Mauritius 1,274,727
Fiji 909,466
Guyana 794,045
Montenegro 627,950
Suriname 596,831
Maldives 540,985
Belize 412,190
Samoa 202,239
Grenada 113,475
Tonga 107,749
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Nauru 10,903
Turkey - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 85,561,976 0.61%
2021 85,042,738 0.83%
2020 84,339,067 1.09%
2019 83,429,615 1.32%
2018 82,340,088 1.51%
2017 81,116,450 1.61%
2016 79,827,871 1.65%
2015 78,529,409 1.68%
2014 77,229,256 1.72%
2013 75,925,462 1.71%
2012 74,651,050 1.64%
2011 73,443,250 1.54%
2010 72,326,988 1.41%
2009 71,321,399 1.28%
2008 70,418,604 1.20%
2007 69,581,848 1.20%
2006 68,756,810 1.26%
2005 67,903,469 1.33%
2004 67,010,930 1.39%
2003 66,089,402 1.45%
2002 65,145,367 1.48%
2001 64,192,243 1.51%
2000 63,240,194 1.53%
1999 62,287,397 1.56%
1998 61,329,676 1.59%
1997 60,372,568 1.60%
1996 59,423,282 1.60%
1995 58,486,456 1.60%
1994 57,564,204 1.61%
1993 56,653,804 1.62%
1992 55,748,948 1.66%
1991 54,840,590 1.70%
1990 53,921,760 1.75%
1989 52,992,487 1.80%
1988 52,053,765 1.86%
1987 51,100,924 1.94%
1986 50,128,541 2.02%
1985 49,133,937 2.12%
1984 48,114,155 2.21%
1983 47,073,472 2.28%
1982 46,025,411 2.31%
1981 44,988,414 2.30%
1980 43,975,971 2.28%
1979 42,994,041 2.27%
1978 42,039,992 2.27%
1977 41,108,297 2.29%
1976 40,189,567 2.32%
1975 39,277,258 2.36%
1974 38,370,283 2.40%
1973 37,472,336 2.42%
1972 36,587,261 2.43%
1971 35,720,599 2.42%
1970 34,876,303 2.41%
1969 34,055,390 2.40%
1968 33,256,464 2.40%
1967 32,477,992 2.40%
1966 31,717,507 2.40%
1965 30,972,994 2.41%
1964 30,244,261 2.41%
1963 29,531,365 2.42%
1962 28,832,827 2.44%
1961 28,146,910 2.46%
1960 27,472,345 2.48%
1959 26,808,633 2.50%
1958 26,155,927 2.51%
1957 25,514,824 2.53%
1956 24,886,128 2.54%
1955 24,270,600 2.54%
1954 23,668,922 2.54%
1953 23,081,587 2.54%
1952 22,508,953 2.54%
1951 21,951,215 2.54%
1950 21,408,399 0.00%