Turkey - Births

Turkey: Births

Mnemonic BTH.ITUR
Unit #,NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 5.27 %
Data Dec 2021 87,327
Nov 2021 92,189

Series Information

Source Turkish Statistical Institute (Turkstat)
Release Vital Statistics - Live Births and Deaths
Frequency Annual
Start Date 1/31/2001
End Date 12/31/2021

Turkey: Demographics

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Population 2022 85,279,553 84,680,273 #, NSA Annual
Births Dec 2021 87,327 92,189 #,NSA Monthly
Deaths Dec 2019 38,079 34,431 #, 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