|Adjustments||Not Seasonally Adjusted|
|Deaths||Dec 2017||36,184||34,624||#, NSA||Monthly|
|Birth Rate||2016||16.24||16.53||# per Ths. pop.||Annual|
|Death Rate||2016||5.82||# per Ths. pop.||Annual|
The purpose is to obtain updated information on size and characteristics of population of localities and to follow and monitor the population movements regularly.
Turkish Republic citizens and foreign nationals residing within the boundaries of the country are covered in this data set. Foreign citizens refers to individuals;
In place of birth, migration and marital status statistics only Turkish Republic citizens are covered. Foreigners residing within the borders of the country are not covered.
Data Compiling Method: According to the Population Registration Law No. 5490, Address Based Population Registration System was established in 2007 by registering all addresses within the boundaries of the country in the National Address Database and registering all Turkish Citizens living in these addresses linked to the Turkish Identification Number, and the system was transferred to Ministry of Interior General Directorate of Population and Citizenship Affairs. Since the beginning of 2008, changes in the addresses are updated by municipalities and special administration of provinces and changes in the places of residences are updated by the population registration offices based on declaration of persons.