Turkey says Istanbul population to exceed 15 mln in 2023

The population of north-western province of Istanbul will exceed 15 million people in 2023.

Turkey says Istanbul population to exceed 15 mln in 2023

The population of north-western province of Istanbul will exceed 15 million people in 2023.

Turkey's Statistical Institute, TurkStat, and Hacettepe University prepared a projection on population figures for Turkey for the year 2023.

According to the projection, in 2023, Ankara's population will be 5.5 million, Izmir's 4.5 million and Bursa's 3.4 million.

The whole population of Turkey will reach almost 83 million people in 2023, which is currently 72 million.

In 2023, almost 10 percent of the Turkish population will consist of individuals who would be over the age of 65.

Below is a table showing population figures for various Turkish provinces in the period 2010-2023:


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