Turkey

POPULATION: 79,4 millions

CAPITAL: Ankara

GDP per capita: $20,500

LANGUAGES: Turkish (official), Kurdish, other minority languages.

RELIGION: Muslim 99.8% (mostly Sunni), other 0.2% (mostly Christians and Jews).
FUN FACTS:

Turkey is responsible for 80% of the world's hazelnut exports.

Santa Claus (St. Nicholas) was born in Patara, Turkey.

Most Turks didn't have surnames until 1934.