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Regions in Turkey

Turkey is made up of 81 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Turkey. Information on all primary administrative regions in Turkey.

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Primary administrative regions in Turkey

There are 81 regions in Turkey in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Turkey
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Istanbul İstanbul1.14,160,467Istanbul İstanbul11,174,257
Ankara Ankara2.5,045,083Ankara Ankara3,517,182
Izmir İzmir3.4,061,074Izmir İzmir2,500,603
Bursa Bursa4.2,740,970Bursa Bursa1,412,701
Adana Adana5.2,149,260Adana Adana1,248,988
Gaziantep Gaziantep6.1,844,438Gaziantep Gaziantep1,065,975
Konya Konya7.2,079,225Konya Konya875,530
Antalya Antalya8.2,158,265Antalya Antalya758,188
Diyarbakir Diyarbakır9.1,607,437Diyarbakir Diyarbakır644,763
Kayseri Kayseri10.1,295,355Kayseri Kayseri592,840
Mersin Mersin11.1,705,774Mercin Mercin537,842
Eskisehir Eskişehir12.799,724Eskisehir Eskişehir514,869
Sanliurfa Şanlıurfa13.1,801,980Sanliurfa Şanlıurfa449,549
Malatya Malatya14.762,538Malatya Malatya441,805
Erzurum Erzurum15.766,729Erzurum Erzurum420,691
Samsun Samsun16.1,261,810Samsun Samsun394,050
Batman Batman17.547,581Batman Batman381,990
Kahramanmaras Kahramanmaraş18.1,075,706Kahramanmaras Kahramanmaraş376,045
Van Van19.1,070,113Van Van371,713
Denizli Denizli20.963,464Denizli Denizli313,238
Elazig Elazığ21.568,239Elazig Elazığ298,004
Sakarya Sakarya22.917,373Adapazari Adapazarı286,787
Sivas Sivas23.623,824Sivas Sivas264,022
Trabzon Trabzon24.758,237Trabzon Trabzon244,083
Manisa Manisa25.1,359,463Manisa Manisa243,971
Balikesir Balıkesir26.1,162,761Balikesir Balıkesir238,151
Adiyaman Adıyaman27.597,184Adiyaman Adıyaman223,744
Kirikkale Kırıkkale28.274,658Kirikkale Kırıkkale211,138
Hatay Hatay29.1,503,066Antakya Antakya210,000
Osmaniye Osmaniye30.498,981Osmaniye Osmaniye202,837
Kocaeli Kocaeli31.1,676,202Izmit İzmit196,571
Kuetahya Kütahya32.572,059Kutahya Kütahya185,008
Corum Çorum33.532,080Corum Çorum183,418
Isparta Isparta34.417,774Isparta Isparta172,334
Aydin Aydın35.1,020,957Aydin Aydın163,022
Usak Uşak36.346,508Usak Uşak152,862
Aksaray Aksaray37.382,806Aksaray Aksaray152,201
Afyonkarahisar Afyonkarahisar38.707,123Afyonkarahisar Afyonkarahisar146,136
Tokat Tokat39.598,708Tokat Tokat129,702
Edirne Edirne40.398,582Edirne Edirne126,470
Tekirdag Tekirdağ41.874,475Tekirdag Tekirdağ122,287
Karaman Karaman42.237,939Karaman Karaman120,399
Ordu Ordu43.731,452Ordu Ordu116,788
Siirt Siirt44.314,153Siirt Siirt114,034
Erzincan Erzincan45.219,996Erzincan Erzincan114,027
Zonguldak Zonguldak46.601,567Zonguldak Zonguldak100,229
Giresun Giresun47.425,007Giresun Giresun98,864
Karabuk Karabük48.230,251Karabuk Karabük97,481
Bolu Bolu49.283,496Bolu Bolu96,629
Kirsehir Kırşehir50.223,498Kirsehir Kırşehir94,336
Rize Rize51.328,205Rize Rize92,772
Agri Ağrı52.551,177Agri Ağrı92,022
Nigde Niğde53.343,658Nigde Niğde91,039
Yozgat Yozgat54.444,211Yozgat Yozgat87,881
Canakkale Province Çanakkale55.502,328Canakkale Çanakkale87,791
Amasya Amasya56.321,977Amasya Amasya82,896
Mus Muş57.412,553Mus Muş82,536
Kilis Kilis58.128,586Kilis Kilis82,301
Bingoel Bingöl59.265,514Bingol Bingöl80,568
Hakkari Hakkari60.273,041Hakkari Hakkari77,699
Kars Kars61.300,874Kars Kars77,486
Igdir Iğdır62.190,424Igdir Iğdır75,721
Nevsehir Nevşehir63.285,460Nevsehir Nevşehir75,527
Cankiri Çankırı64.190,909Khanjarah Khanjarah71,379
Mardin Mardin65.779,738Mardin Mardin71,373
Yalova Yalova66.220,122Yalova Yalova71,289
Kastamonu Kastamonu67.368,093Kastamonu Kastamonu70,402
Burdur Burdur68.257,267Burdur Burdur66,158
Kirklareli Kırklareli69.340,559Kirklareli Kırklareli58,223
Duzce Düzce70.351,509Duzce Düzce57,739
Sirnak Şırnak71.475,255Sirnak Şırnak52,743
Mugla Muğla72.866,665Mugla Muğla48,183
Bitlis Bitlis73.337,156Bitlis Bitlis46,111
Bilecik Bilecik74.208,888Bilecik Bilecik40,285
Bartin Bartın75.189,139Bartin Bartın37,427
Sinop Sinop76.204,568Sinop Sinop34,834
Gumushane Gümüşhane77.141,412Gumushkhane Gumushkhane32,250
Bayburt Bayburt78.75,620Bayburt Bayburt31,258
Tunceli Tunceli79.85,428Tunceli Tunceli29,062
Artvin Artvin80.169,334Artvin Artvin24,266
Ardahan Ardahan81.102,782Ardahan Ardahan21,020