Smokers as a share of of 15+ year-old population reached 23.8 % in 2012 in Turkey, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.30 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, smokers as a share of of 15+ year-old population in Turkey reached an all time high of 47.4 % in 1995 and an all time low of 23.8 % in 2012.
Turkey has been ranked 1st within the group of 7 countries we follow in terms of smokers as a share of of 15+ year-old population.
This is the percentage of the total population (or population group) who smoke at least one cigarette a day.