Demography and Social Research Methodology Master and PhD Programs Applications
Applications for our Master's and PhD programs in Demography and Social Research Methodology will be accepted between June 10 and July 4, 2024!
The Final Report Meeting of the Turkey Roma Population Survey
The Final Report Meeting of the Turkey Roma Population Survey, supported under TÜBİTAK 1001 Program with project number 122R016, aiming to contribute to the Roma Strategy Document, took place on May 8, 2024, at the conference hall of Hacettepe University Institute of Population Studies. Representatives from public institutions, international organizations, academics, and civil society organizations attended the event.
Revisiting Maternal Mortality: What Qualitative Research Says
The report of our project titled "Revisiting Maternal Mortality: What Qualitative Research Says", which we carried out in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA Turkey), has been published! Click below to reach the full report.
Thematic Analysis on Reproductive Health Issues: 1993-2018
The book titled "Thematic Analysis on Reproductive Health Issues: 1993-2018", which was prepared within the scope of the "Demographic Indicators and Sustainable Development Goals" project, that we carried out in cooperation with the UNFPA Turkey Office was published along with the four different policy briefs produced from the chapters in this book.
Policy Briefs on Reproductive Health - 1
The policy brief titled "Fertility Preferences in Turkey: Trends in Ideals, Intentions and Gaps", which was prepared within the scope of the "Demographic Indicators and Sustainable Development Goals" project, which we carried out in cooperation with the UNFPA Turkey Office, has been published.
Policy Briefs on Reproductive Health - 2
The policy brief titled "Identifying the Policy Gaps in Contraceptive Use in Turkey: 1993-2018", which was prepared within the scope of the "Demographic Indicators and Sustainable Development Goals" project, which we carried out in cooperation with the UNFPA Turkey Office, has been published.
Policy Briefs on Reproductive Health - 3
The policy brief titled "Total Market Approach to Unmet Need for Family Planning in Turkey", which was prepared within the scope of the "Demographic Indicators and Sustainable Development Goals" project, which we carried out in cooperation with the UNFPA Turkey Office, has been published.
Policy Briefs on Reproductive Health - 4
The policy brief titled "Women Left Behind in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in Turkey", which was prepared within the scope of the "Demographic Indicators and Sustainable Development Goals" project, which we carried out in cooperation with the UNFPA Turkey Office, has been published.
Demographic Education Series
"Demographic Education Series: Demographic Indicators and Sustainable Development Goals" which we organized in cooperation with UNFPA Turkey Office, was held at our Institute between 21-25 November 2022
Syrian Refugees in Turkey: A Demographic Profile and Linked Social Challenges
The chapters in book titled Syrian Refugees in Turkey: A Demographic Profile and Linked Social Challenges published by Routledge in December 2020, written by our Institute's academicians with the 2018 Turkey Demographic and Health Survey Syrian Migrant Sample findings, was presented in 'Demographic Structure and Social Challenges' and 'Sexual Health and Reproductive Health' sessions.
Ministerial Conference on Demographic Resilience, Shaping Europe's Demographic Future
Institute of Population Studies has attended the Online Expo at the Ministerial Conference on Demographic Resilience, Shaping Europe's Demographic Future on December 1-2, 2021
Hacettepe University Institute of Population Studies
Hacettepe University Institute of Population Studies: From its establishment to its 53rd year
Upon the invitation of Parliamentary Investigation Commission...
Upon the invitation of Parliamentary Investigation Commission, which is established to Investigate the Causes of Violence Against Women and Determine the Measures that should be taken, the findings of the Research on Domestic Violence Against Women in Turkey conducted in 2008 and 2014 in cooperation with our Institute and the General Directorate on the Status of Women, was presented to the Commission by the faculty members of our Institute on April 28, 2021.
2018 TDHS Data Request
2018 Turkey Demographic and Health Survey data sets, related to Turkey and the Syrian migrant sample, is available to researchers. Click here for the data request.
Nairobi Commitments: Towards the Three Zeros in Turkey
The brief Nairobi Commitments: Towards the Three Zeros in Turkey which is carried out as part of the collaboration between our Institute and the UNFPA Turkey Country Office is published.
The Unmet Need for Family Planning in Turkey
The brief The Unmet Need for Family Planning in Turkey which is carried out as part of the collaboration between our Institute and the UNFPA Turkey Country Office is published.
Syrian Refugees in Turkey: A Demographic Profile and Linked Social Challenges
The book Syrian Refugees in Turkey: A Demographic Profile and Linked Social Challenges which is written by our Institute’s academics with the findings of 2018-TDHS the Syrian Migrant Sample is published by Routledge in December 2020.
Surveys in Covid-19 and Post Covid-19 Days
The study Surveys in Covid-19 and Post Covid-19 Days which is carried out as part of the collaboration between our Institute and the UNFPA Turkey Country Office is published.
Child, Early and Forced Marriage in Turkey
The study Child, Early and Forced Marriage in Turkey: Data Analysis of Turkey Demographic and Health Surveys 1993-2018 which is carried out as part of the collaboration between our Institute and the UNFPA Turkey Country Office is published.
Demography Education Series
Our YouTube channel is on air! Visit our channel for lessons within the Demography Education Series prepared in cooperation with UNFPA Turkey Office.
2018 Turkey Demographic and Health Survey

General Information

The primary objective of the 2018 TDHS is to provide up-to-date and reliable data on fertility levels and trends in fertility, maternal and child health, family planning and early childhood development. The results of the 2018 TDHS sample is to allow for analysis on urban/rural, 5 regions and some of the survey topics at the level of the 12 geographical regions (NUTS 1) It is possible to obtain information from 2018 TDHS that cannot be provided from other sources, particularly Sustainable Development Indicators. Also, 2018 TDHS provides detailed analyses on the information obtained from the registration system. A separate sampling design was also conducted for Syrian migrants residing in Turkey in order to obtain information on the same issues under the 2018 TDHS. With the Syrian migrant sample, for the first time, demographic and health indicators for Syrian migrants were calculated at the household level in Turkey.

2018 TDHS has been conducted by the Hacettepe University Institute of Population Studies. The beneficiary institution under this project is T.R. Presidency of Turkey Directorate of Strategy and Budget. The financial support of the 2018 TDHS has been provided by the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) within the scope of the 1007 Support Programme for Research and Development Projects of Public Institutions. 2018 TDHS was carried out in collaboration also with the President of Strategy and Budget Department, Ministry of Health, Turkey Statistical Institute,   Ministry of Interior General Directorate of Migration Administration and UNICEF Turkey.

 

              

       

 

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