Provisional general map showing the distribution of the Alevis in Turkey
After Peter A. Andrews 1999, 2002: Ethnic Groups in the Republic of Turkey. This map first appeared in David Shankland, "Maps and the Alevis: On the Ethnography of Heterodox Islamic Groups," British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, vol. 37, no. 3 (2010), pp. 227–39. Consult the article for a full interpretation of this map.