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Turkey
  • Population
    80,274,604
    [July 2016 est.]
  • Languages
    Turkish (official)
    Kurdish
    Other minority languages
  • Religions
    Islam (99.8%)
    Other (0.2%)
    Note: There are no official statistics of people's religious beliefs nor is it asked in the census. This is a government figure according drawn from existing national identification cards.
  • Ethnicities
    Turkish (70-75%)
    Kurdish (19%)
    Other minorities (7-12%)
    [2016 est.]
  • Cultural Dimensions
    Power Distance 66
    Individualism 37
    Masculinity 45
    Uncertainty Avoidance 85
    Long Term Orientation 46
    Indulgence 49
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  • Australians with Turkish Ancestry
    72,968 [2016 census]
Turkish in Australia
  • Population
    32,178
    [2016 census]
    This figure refers to the number of Australian residents that were born in Turkey.
  • Average Age
    45
  • Gender
    Male (51.5%)
    Female (48.5%)
  • Religion
    Islam (77.1%)
    No Religion (9.7%)
    Eastern Orthodox Christian (2.8%)
    Other (6.9%)
    Not stated (3.5%)
  • Ancestry
    Turkish (80.6%)
    Kurdish (4.0%)
    Armenian (2.8%)
    Other (9.6%)
    Not stated (3.1%)
  • Language Spoken at Home
    Turkish (83.0%)
    English (8.1%)
    Greek (2.2%)
    Armenian (1.8%)
    Other (4.8%)
    Of those who speak a language other than English at home, 68.0% speak English fluently.
  • Diaspora
    Victoria (50.2%)
    New South Wales (39.5%)
    Queensland (4.2%)
    Western Australia (3.2%)
  • Arrival
    Prior to 2001 (77.5%)
    2001-2006 (9.7%)
    2007-2011 (8.3%)
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