The Turkish sports market at a glance

In 2016, Turkey’s population reached 79.8 million. It is expected to top 84 million in 2023.

Turkey, with half of its population under the age of 31 in 2016, has the largest youth population when compared with countries in the EU.

Turkish market offers excellent opportunities with its growing, young, and dynamic population.

Turkish people are aware of the importance of sports and wellness, thence they have a tendency to change their lifestyles.

The Turkish Gyms, Health & Fitness Clubs market is expected to generate total revenues of $1,350 m in 2016, representing annual growth rate of 8.6% between 2012 and 2016.

Turkey has been growing continuously also in the retail sales of sporting goods in the last 5 years, approximately 23%. The size of the market in 2017 reached $ 2.8 billion.