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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
Antalya Antalya5.2,158,265Antalya Antalya758,188
Adana Adana6.2,149,260Adana Adana1,248,988
Konya Konya7.2,079,225Konya Konya875,530
Gaziantep Gaziantep8.1,844,438Gaziantep Gaziantep1,065,975
Sanliurfa Şanlıurfa9.1,801,980Sanliurfa Şanlıurfa449,549
Mersin Mersin10.1,705,774Mercin Mercin537,842
Kocaeli Kocaeli11.1,676,202Izmit İzmit196,571
Diyarbakir Diyarbakır12.1,607,437Diyarbakir Diyarbakır644,763
Hatay Hatay13.1,503,066Antakya Antakya210,000
Manisa Manisa14.1,359,463Manisa Manisa243,971
Kayseri Kayseri15.1,295,355Kayseri Kayseri592,840
Samsun Samsun16.1,261,810Samsun Samsun394,050
Balikesir Balıkesir17.1,162,761Balikesir Balıkesir238,151
Kahramanmaras Kahramanmaraş18.1,075,706Kahramanmaras Kahramanmaraş376,045
Van Van19.1,070,113Van Van371,713
Aydin Aydın20.1,020,957Aydin Aydın163,022
Denizli Denizli21.963,464Denizli Denizli313,238
Sakarya Sakarya22.917,373Adapazari Adapazarı286,787
Tekirdag Tekirdağ23.874,475Tekirdag Tekirdağ122,287
Mugla Muğla24.866,665Mugla Muğla48,183
Eskisehir Eskişehir25.799,724Eskisehir Eskişehir514,869
Mardin Mardin26.779,738Mardin Mardin71,373
Erzurum Erzurum27.766,729Erzurum Erzurum420,691
Malatya Malatya28.762,538Malatya Malatya441,805
Trabzon Trabzon29.758,237Trabzon Trabzon244,083
Ordu Ordu30.731,452Ordu Ordu116,788
Afyonkarahisar Afyonkarahisar31.707,123Afyonkarahisar Afyonkarahisar146,136
Sivas Sivas32.623,824Sivas Sivas264,022
Zonguldak Zonguldak33.601,567Zonguldak Zonguldak100,229
Tokat Tokat34.598,708Tokat Tokat129,702
Adiyaman Adıyaman35.597,184Adiyaman Adıyaman223,744
Kuetahya Kütahya36.572,059Kutahya Kütahya185,008
Elazig Elazığ37.568,239Elazig Elazığ298,004
Agri Ağrı38.551,177Agri Ağrı92,022
Batman Batman39.547,581Batman Batman381,990
Corum Çorum40.532,080Corum Çorum183,418
Canakkale Province Çanakkale41.502,328Canakkale Çanakkale87,791
Osmaniye Osmaniye42.498,981Osmaniye Osmaniye202,837
Sirnak Şırnak43.475,255Sirnak Şırnak52,743
Yozgat Yozgat44.444,211Yozgat Yozgat87,881
Giresun Giresun45.425,007Giresun Giresun98,864
Isparta Isparta46.417,774Isparta Isparta172,334
Mus Muş47.412,553Mus Muş82,536
Edirne Edirne48.398,582Edirne Edirne126,470
Aksaray Aksaray49.382,806Aksaray Aksaray152,201
Kastamonu Kastamonu50.368,093Kastamonu Kastamonu70,402
Duzce Düzce51.351,509Duzce Düzce57,739
Usak Uşak52.346,508Usak Uşak152,862
Nigde Niğde53.343,658Nigde Niğde91,039
Kirklareli Kırklareli54.340,559Kirklareli Kırklareli58,223
Bitlis Bitlis55.337,156Bitlis Bitlis46,111
Rize Rize56.328,205Rize Rize92,772
Amasya Amasya57.321,977Amasya Amasya82,896
Siirt Siirt58.314,153Siirt Siirt114,034
Kars Kars59.300,874Kars Kars77,486
Nevsehir Nevşehir60.285,460Nevsehir Nevşehir75,527
Bolu Bolu61.283,496Bolu Bolu96,629
Kirikkale Kırıkkale62.274,658Kirikkale Kırıkkale211,138
Hakkari Hakkari63.273,041Hakkari Hakkari77,699
Bingoel Bingöl64.265,514Bingol Bingöl80,568
Burdur Burdur65.257,267Burdur Burdur66,158
Karaman Karaman66.237,939Karaman Karaman120,399
Karabuk Karabük67.230,251Karabuk Karabük97,481
Kirsehir Kırşehir68.223,498Kirsehir Kırşehir94,336
Yalova Yalova69.220,122Yalova Yalova71,289
Erzincan Erzincan70.219,996Erzincan Erzincan114,027
Bilecik Bilecik71.208,888Bilecik Bilecik40,285
Sinop Sinop72.204,568Sinop Sinop34,834
Cankiri Çankırı73.190,909Khanjarah Khanjarah71,379
Igdir Iğdır74.190,424Igdir Iğdır75,721
Bartin Bartın75.189,139Bartin Bartın37,427
Artvin Artvin76.169,334Artvin Artvin24,266
Gumushane Gümüşhane77.141,412Gumushkhane Gumushkhane32,250
Kilis Kilis78.128,586Kilis Kilis82,301
Ardahan Ardahan79.102,782Ardahan Ardahan21,020
Tunceli Tunceli80.85,428Tunceli Tunceli29,062
Bayburt Bayburt81.75,620Bayburt Bayburt31,258