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Demonym: Turkish
Motto: Yurtta sulh, cihanda sulh (Peace at Home, Peace in the World)
Population: 79,749,461 (2012)
Government: parliamentary republic
Capital City: Ankara
Capital Coordinates: 39°55′N 32°50′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+2
Currency: Lira
Currency Code: TRY
Currencies Issued: kurus lira para
GDP: $774.3 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $10,362 (2011)
Foreign Debt: $306.6 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: TR
Internet Country Code: .tr
Electrical Generation Capacity: 44760000 kW
Area: 783,562 square km (769,632 km land) (13,930 km water)
Coastline: 7,200 km
Lowest Point: Mediterranean Sea (0 m)
Highest Point: Mount Ararat (5,166 m)
Life Expectancy: 72.77 years
Fertility Rate: 2.13 (2012)
Infant Mortality Rate: 23.07 per 1000 (2012)
AIDS Prevalence: 0.10% (2001)
Human Development Index: 0.699 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 4.2 (2011)
Literacy: 87.40 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 4

Number of coins in catalogue: 31

Number of stamps in catalogue: 133

Location of Turkey in Asia

Regional Map for Turkey

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