Turkey - Births

Turkey: Births

Mnemonic BTH.ITUR
Unit #,NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 4.42 %
Data Dec 2017 98,855
Nov 2017 103,431

Series Information

Source Turkish Statistical Institute (Turkstat)
Release Vital Statistics - Live Births and Deaths
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2001
End Date 12/31/2017

Turkey: Demographics

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Population 2018 82,003,882 80,810,525 #, NSA Annual
Births Dec 2017 98,855 103,431 #,NSA Monthly
Deaths Dec 2017 36,184 34,624 #, NSA Monthly
Net Migration 2017 1,525,002 # Annual
Birth Rate 2016 16.24 16.53 # per Ths. pop. Annual
Death Rate 2016 5.82 # per Ths. pop. Annual

Release Information

The vital statistics of turkey measure the birth rate and death rate of the nation

Live birth: The births where the child lives at least a few minutes and shows evidence of life like crying, breathing or moving.

Death: Death is the permanent disappearance of all evidence of life at any time after live birth has taken place.

Revision and advance notice of major changes in methodology relate to death statistics are clarified in Official Statistical Programme.

Definitions of the data were obtained from the Turkish Statistical Institute: http://www.turkstat.gov.tr/Start.do