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Turkey Population and Housing Census 2011


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Nüfus ve Konut Araştırması 2011
Türkiye (TUR)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2011 - 12/2011
Data type
  • De jure
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

Censuses provide population numbers, household or family size and composition, and information on sex and age distribution. They often include other demographic, economic, and health-related topics as well.

The 2011 Turkey Census enumerated approximately 2.2 million households, and complete enumeration was done in institionalized populations. Data was collected using hand held devices and paper questionnaires. Questions regarding hearing and vision loss were directed at all individuals ages 3 years and older.