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Summary statistics
Region South-eastern Asia  
Currency Baht (THB)  
Surface area (square kilometers) 513120  
Population in 2007 (projected, 000) 63884  
Population density in 2007 (per square kilometer) 124.5  
Largest urban agglomeration in 2007 (population, 000) Bangkok (6704)  
United Nations membership date 16 December 1946  
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Economic indicators
Gross domestic product (GDP) (million current US$) 2007 245351  
Gross domestic product (GDP) (million current US$) 2005 176420  
Gross domestic product (GDP) (million current US$) 2000 122725  
Growth rate of GDP at constant 1990 prices (% p.a.) 2007 4.8  
Growth rate of GDP at constant 1990 prices (% p.a.) 2005 4.5  
Growth rate of GDP at constant 1990 prices (% p.a.) 2000 4.8  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2007 3840.6  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 2800.2  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2000 2023.0  
Gross national income (GNI) per capita (current US$) 2007 3718.9  
Gross national income (GNI) per capita (current US$) 2005 2664.4  
Gross national income (GNI) per capita (current US$) 2000 1991.4  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2007 26.8  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 28.9  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2000 22.0  
Exchange rate (national currency per US$) 2007 34.52 Official rate.  
Exchange rate (national currency per US$) 2005 40.22 Official rate.  
Exchange rate (national currency per US$) 2000 40.11 Official rate.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2007 14921  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 –7647  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2000 9313  
Consumer price index (2000=100) 2007 120  
Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 112  
Consumer price index (2000=100) 2000 100  
Industrial production index (2000=100) 2007 181 Manufacturing.  
Industrial production index (2000=100) 2005 156 Manufacturing.  
Industrial production index (2000=100) 2000 100 Manufacturing.  
Agricultural production index (1999-2001=100) 2007 ...  
Agricultural production index (1999-2001=100) 2005 104  
Agricultural production index (1999-2001=100) 2000 101  
Food production index (1999-2001=100) 2007 ...  
Food production index (1999-2001=100) 2005 103  
Food production index (1999-2001=100) 2000 101  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2007 1.2 Third quarter.  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2005 1.4 Third quarter.  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2000 2.4 Third quarter. Age group 13 years and over.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2007 20.7 Third quarter.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 20.2 Third quarter.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2000 17.9  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2007 41.7 Third quarter.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 42.6 Third quarter.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2000 48.5  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2007 65.7  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 66.7  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2000 66.6  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2007 80.5  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 80.9  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2000 81.2  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2007 14464  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 11567 Includes nationals residing abroad.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2000 9579 Includes nationals residing abroad.  
Primary energy production (000 MT oil equivalent) 2007 40128 2006.  
Primary energy production (000 MT oil equivalent) 2005 39556  
Primary energy production (000 MT oil equivalent) 2000 30885  
Total telephone subscribers (per 100 inhabitants) 2007 91.4  
Total telephone subscribers (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 59.4  
Total telephone subscribers (per 100 inhabitants) 2000 14.1  
Internet users (per 100 inhabitants) 2007 21.0  
Internet users (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 15.4  
Internet users (per 100 inhabitants) 2000 3.7  
Exports (million US$) 2007 153571.1  
Imports (million US$) 2007 143761.4  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2007 United States (12.6), Japan (11.8), China (9.7)  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2007 Japan (20.9), China (11.8), United States (6.7)  
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Social indicators
Population growth rate 2005-2010 (% per annum) 0.7  
Population aged 0-14 years in 2008 (%) 20.7  
Population aged 60+ years in 2008 (women and men, % of total) 14.9/12.0  
Sex ratio in 2008 (men per 100 women) 94.8  
Life expectancy at birth 2005-2010 (women and men, years) 75.0/66.0  
Infant mortality rate 2005-2010 (per 1 000 live births) 11.0  
Total fertility rate 2005-2010 (live births per woman) 1.9  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 71.5  
Urban population in 2007 (%) 32.9  
Urban population growth rate 2005-2010 (% per annum) 1.7  
Rural population growth rate 2005-2010 (% per annum) 0.2  
International migrant stock (% of total population) 1.7  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR 139127  
Government education expenditure (% of GDP) 4.2  
Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (women and men per 100) 94.2/90.8  
Third-level students (women and men, % of total) 51.0/49.0  
Parliamentary seats (women and men, % of total) 12.7/87.3 Based on 2007 data for Lower House and 2008 data for Upper House or Senate.  
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Environment
Threatened species in 2008 443  
Forested area (% of land area) 28.4  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 270894/4.3  
Energy consumption per capita (kilograms oil equivalent) 1237.0  
Mean total rainfall (millimetres) 1498  
Mean temperature °C (minimum and maximum) 24.1/32.7  
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Source: World Statistics Pocketbook 2008 edition, with updates from April 2009 | United Nations Statistics Division
   
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