Location: Southeastern Europe and Southwestern Asia (that portion of Turkey west of the Bosporus is geographically part of Europe), bordering the Black Sea, between Bulgaria and Georgia, and bordering the Aegean Sea and the Mediterranean Sea, between Greece and Syria
Government: Republic of Turkey
Currency: Turkish liras (TRY)
Area: 783,562 sq km
Population: 82,482,383 (July 2021 est.)
Languages: Turkish (official), Kurdish, other minority languages
Religion: Muslim 99.8% (mostly Sunni), other 0.2% (mostly Christians and Jews)
Tel Code: +90
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