Thailand datasheet

Thailand official data

Map of Thailand
Map of Thailand
  • Official country name: Kingdom of Thailand
  • Capital: Bangkok
  • Total Area: 513,120 km²
  • Government: Unitary parliamentary constitutional republic
  • Currency: Baht, ฿ – THB
  • Drives on the: left
  • Calling Code: +66
  • Internet TLD: .th

Demographics

Thailand flag
Flag of Thailand
  • Population: 66,720,153 (2011 Estimate)
  • Population Density: 132.1/km²
  • Official Languages: Thai
  • HDI: 0.690 (medium)
  • Ethnic Groups: (2009)
    • 75% Thai
    • 14% Chinese
    • 11% Others (incl. Malay, Khmer, “Hill tribes”)

Economy

Emblem of Thailand
Emblem of Thailand
  • GDP (PPP): USD 701.554 Million (2013 Estimate)
  • GDP per Capita (PPP): USD 10,849
  • GDP (Nominal): USD 424.985 Billion (2013 Estimate)
  • GDP per Capita (Nominal): USD 6,572
  • GDP Growth: 6.5% (2013)
  • GDP by sector: (2012)
    • agriculture: 8.4%
    • industry: 39.2%
    • services: 52.4%
  • Labor force: 39.41 million (2012)
  • Unemployment: 0.7% (2012)
  • Inflation: 3.02% (2012)
  • Main Industries:
    • automobiles and automotive parts (11%)
    • financial services (9%)
    • electric appliances and components (8%)
    • tourism (6%)
    • cement
    • auto manufacturing
    • heavy and light industries
    • appliances
    • computers and parts
    • furniture
    • plastics
    • textiles and garments
    • agricultural processing
    • beverages
    • tobacco
  • Natural resources:
    • tin
    • rubber
    • natural gas
    • tungsten
    • tantalum
    • timber
    • lead
    • fish
    • gypsum
    • lignite
    • fluorite
  • Exports: USD 222.156 Billion (2012)
  • Main Export Partners: (2012 Estimate)
    • China 11.7%
    • Japan 10.2%
    • United States 9.9%
    • Hong Kong 5.7%
    • Malaysia 5.4%
    • Indonesia 4.9%
    • Singapore 4.7%
    • Australia 4.3%
  • Imports: USD 217.819 Billion (2012)
  • Main Import Partners: (2012 Estimate)
    • Japan 20.0%
    • China 14.9%
    • United Arab Emirates 6.3%
    • Malaysia 5.3%
    • United States 5.3%

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