- Jan 24, 2022
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More than 160,000 buildings containing 520,000 apartments collapsed or were severely damaged in Turkey by the disaster, the worst in the country's modern history.
On the other hand
133,759 buildings built by TOKI not damaged in Türkiye quakes
A total of 133,759 TOKI buildings in the earthquake zone in 10 provinces were not damaged thanks to its earthquake-resistant structures applied in buildings such as "raft foundation", "tunnel formwork carrier system" and "high concrete strength"
TOKİ is Turkiye's government-backed housing agency.
TOKI, which has been undertaking public housing projects for low-income citizens for over 20 years, is building safe houses in cities and towns with earthquake-resistant technology.
most of 30-40-50-60 years old buildings collapsed
51.6 % of the buildings in the 10 provinces affected by the earthquake were built before 1999, and 48.4 % were built during the AK Party period between 2002-2023
but 97% of the collapsed buildings were built before the AK Party.