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Turks and secularism

In 2006, 9 percent of the people wanted to have a religious state based on the Sharia (Islamic law). This is down from 21 percent in 1999.

Among AKP voters the percentage (of those who say they want a seriat based state) is 14, among those who voted for CHP it is 7.

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15 Facts About Turkey

  1. Population, urbanization, female literacy in Turkey, 1935-2000
  2. Global Gender Gap Index 2006
  3. Population growth between 1990 and 2000
  4. Turkey's population
  5. Total female population
  6. Turkish households
  7. Marriages and Divorces in 2002
  8. Declining numbers of youth dependents
  9. Ratio of teachers and students
  10. Labor Force Statistics 2005
  11. Tensions between men and women
  12. Support for arranged marriages
  13. Turkey as a religious society
  14. Turks and secularism
  15. Turks and the headscarf

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