Turkey Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of Turkey population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Turkey in 2020 is 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.
  • The population of Turkey in 2018 was 82,340,088, a 1.51% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Turkey in 2017 was 81,116,450, a 1.61% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2020 Population
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Brazil 212,559,417
Russia 145,934,462
Mexico 128,932,753
Turkey 84,339,067
Iran 83,992,949
Thailand 69,799,978
South Africa 59,308,690
Colombia 50,882,891
Algeria 43,851,044
Iraq 40,222,493
Peru 32,971,854
Malaysia 32,365,999
Venezuela 28,435,940
Romania 19,237,691
Kazakhstan 18,776,707
Guatemala 17,915,568
Ecuador 17,643,054
Cuba 11,326,616
Dominican Republic 10,847,910
Jordan 10,203,134
Azerbaijan 10,139,177
Belarus 9,449,323
Serbia 8,737,371
Paraguay 7,132,538
Bulgaria 6,948,445
Libya 6,871,292
Lebanon 6,825,445
Turkmenistan 6,031,200
Costa Rica 5,094,118
Armenia 2,963,243
Jamaica 2,961,167
Albania 2,877,797
Namibia 2,540,905
Botswana 2,351,627
Gabon 2,225,734
North Macedonia 2,083,374
Equatorial Guinea 1,402,985
Mauritius 1,271,768
Fiji 896,445
Guyana 786,552
Montenegro 628,066
Suriname 586,632
Maldives 540,544
Belize 397,628
Samoa 198,414
Grenada 112,523
Tonga 105,695
Dominica 71,986
Marshall Islands 59,190
American Samoa 55,191
Tuvalu 11,792
Nauru 10,824
Turkey - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
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%