What TurkStat do?
Let us answer all the questions in your mind
Actually We Receive Data from You
Can't find what you're looking for?
Statistics Law of Turkey
Decisions of the Council of Ministers
Duties and Authorities
Strategic Plan (2012-2016)
Strategic Plan (2007-2011)
International Activities and Projects
You can find the press releases presented as summary reports of all information which is produced within the context of Official Statistical Programme
You can reach main statistics from here.
You can find selected indicators from here.
You can find all statistics according to their subjects in categorical order.
Statistics by Theme
You can reach the databases where you can create your own tables
Official Statistics Portal is the only door to realize the presentation of the development of the Statistical System of Turkey and the statistics produced by Turkish Statistical Institution and all other institutions/ organizations covered in the OSP.
Official Statistics Portal
Within the scope of Official Statistics Programme a list of the data and the publishing schedule of the institutions and organizations can be found here.
National Data Release Calendar
You can reach all national and international classifications
Statistics by Theme
Fishery Products - Period : 2016
Fishery production decreased by 12.4% in 2016
Read more >>
Fishery Statistics - Period : 2011
Fishery production increased 7,73% in 2011
Read more >>
Statistical Tables and Dynamic Search
Analytical Framework, Concepts, Definitions, and Classifications
: Fishery statistics cover data on sea products, freshwater and aquaculture products.
Scope of the Data
Fishery statistics compiled by two types are as follows:
1. Statistics of Sea Fishes and Catch of Crustaceans, Molluscs, etc. and
2. Statistics of Fresh-Water Fish and Aquaculture Production.
1- Statistics of Sea Fishes and Catch of Crustaceans, Molluscs
From 2014 sea fish and other sea products production statistics are compiled by Monthly Large Scale Fishermen Survey and Sesonal Small Scale Fishermen Survey from fihermen. Vessel properties and economical structure statistics are compiled by Yearly Marine Fishery Survey.
This survey covers all professional fishermen fishing at territorial waters.
Fisherman is the statistical unit of the survey.
A professional fishing person is defined as one of who engages in the activity of fishing in territorial waters for live hood and for income and who employs specialized equipment and materials to this end
2- Statistics of Fresh-Water Fish and Aquaculture Production
It covers all professional fishermen fishing at freshwater and fishery producers and aquaculture enterprises.
The data on sea products are presented at regional and national levels, data on freshwater products and aquaculture are presented at provincial and national levels.
After the Marine Fishery Questionnaires entry, necessary analysis are made by the Agricultural Production Statistics Group.
Data on freshwater and aquaculture are directly from the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock.
The obtained data is published in the following reference year.
Characteristics of Basic Data Sources
1.Large Scale Fishermen Capture of Fishery Products Monthly Questionnaire
2.Small Scale Fishermen Capture of Fishery Products Seasonally Questionnaire
3.Capture of Marine Fishery Yearly Questionaire
.Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock
1. Statistics of Sea Fishes and Catch of Crustaceans, Molluscs
In the application of the surveys, the statistics of previous month and previous year are compiled by the method of face to face in coastal band of 28 provinces.
In this survey, the complete enumeration is used for large scale fishermen and the sampling method is used for small scale fishermen.
Large scale fishermen: It is a fisherman who has a vessel equal or more than 10 meters length.
Small scale fishermen: It is a fisherman who has a vessel less than 10 meters length.
2. Freshwater and Aquaculture Statistics
Freshwater and aquaculture questionnaires are sent to Province Directorates of Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock each year regularly. These forms are compiled by staff of Province Directorates by interviewing with fishery cooperatives, fishery producers and aquaculture enterprises are sent to Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock. After compiling by provinces and types at MHAL, questionnaires are sent to TURKSTAT.
Turkey's fishery data are processed only by the Turkish Statistical Institute.
Revision is not foreseen in 2017. In case of any revision it will be shared with the public.
© www.tuik.gov.tr (27-51)
This site is best viewed in Internet Explorer 8.0 or later versions with 1024x768 resolution.