West Marmara Region (statistical)

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West Marmara Region

Batı Marmara Bölgesi
Region
Western Marmara Region.png
Country Turkey
Area
  Region41,280 km2 (15,940 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
  Region3,351,582
  Rank10th
  Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
   Urban
2,913,222
   Rural
438,360
HDI (2017)0.832 [1]
very high · 2nd

The West Marmara Region (Turkish : Batı Marmara) (TR2) is a statistical region in Turkey.

Contents

Subregions and provinces

Age groups

As of December 31, 2014 [2]
Age groupsTotalMaleFemale
0 – 4194,47699,88494,592
5 – 9199,137102,15396,984
10 – 14202,255104,36197,894
15 – 19236,277122,189114,088
20 – 24262,302146,553115,749
25 – 29245,220130,161115,059
30 – 34263,742136,054127,688
35 – 39254,549130,864123,685
40 – 44244,060123,404120,656
45 – 49232,284117,465114,819
50 – 54233,745116,220117,525
55 – 59213,500106,196107,304
60 – 64176,98587,85689,129
65 – 69135,55065,22970,321
70 – 7498,37845,11853,260
75 – 7975,36032,69842,662
80 – 8453,48221,81331,669
85 – 8923,8658,78915,076
90+6,4152,1874,228
Total3,351,5821,699,1941,652,388

Internal immigration

Between December 31, 2013 and December 31, 2014 [3]
RegionPopulationImmigrantsEmigrantsNet immigrantsNet immigration rate
West Marmara3,351,582147,561101,11346,44813.96

State register location of West Marmara residents

As of December 31, 2014 [4]
RegionPopulationPercentage
Istanbul79,0092.4
West Marmara2,378,93871.3
Aegean76,5182.3
East Marmara67,2992.0
West Anatolia35,9191.1
Mediterranean53,2951.6
Central Anatolia92,4212.8
West Black Sea186,1035.6
East Black Sea96,4942.9
Northeast Anatolia120,0863.6
Central East Anatolia86,3152.6
Southeast Anatolia65,5382.0
Total3,337,935100

Marital status of 15+ population by gender

As of December 31, 2014 [5]
GenderNever married%Married%Divorced%Spouse died%Total
Male395,38928.5911,53465.747,9183.532,0112.31,356,852
Female236,06717.4900,61466.451,3943.8168,49012.41,356,565
Total631,54623.01,812,14866.199,3123.6200,5017.32,743,417

Education status of 15+ population by gender

As of December 31, 2014 [6]
GenderIlliterate%Literate with no diploma%Primary school%Primary education%Middle school%High school%College or university%Master's degree%Doctorate%Unknown%Total
Male15,1741.149,5753.6371,49426.8250,38018.1127,4389.2351,66325.4192,71713.911,9620.93,3650.213,0840.91,386,852
Female58,5244.392,7056.8502,70337.1186,81113,891,3886.7257,22419.0145,24910.78,2780.62,0670.211,6160.91,356,565
All genders73,6982.7142,2805.2874,19731.9437,19115.9218,8268.0608,88722.2337,96612.320,2400.75,4320.224,7000.92,743,417

See also

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References

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