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Kingdom of Thailand
ราชอาณาจักรไทย (Thai)
Ratcha-anachak Thai
Anthem: Phleng Chat Thai
(English: "Thai National Anthem")
Royal anthemSansoen Phra Barami
(English: "Glorify His prestige")
Location of  Thailand  (green)in ASEAN  (dark grey)  –  [Legend]
Location of  Thailand  (green)

in ASEAN  (dark grey)  –  [Legend]

Location of Thailand
Capital
and largest city
Bangkok
13°45′N100°29′E / 13.750°N 100.483°E / 13.750; 100.483
Official languagesThai[1]
Spoken languages
Ethnic groups(2009;[6] 2011[3]:95–99)
Religion
DemonymThai
Siamese (archaic)
Government
• Monarch
Maha Vajiralongkorn
Prayut Chan-o-cha
LegislatureNational Legislative Assembly (acting as National Assembly)
Formation
1238–1448
1351–1767
1768–1782
6 April 1782
24 June 1932
6 April 2017
Area
• Total
513,120 km2 (198,120 sq mi) (50th)
• Water (%)
0.4 (2,230 km2)
Population
• 2015 estimate
67,959,000[8] (20th)
• 2010 census
64,785,909[9]
• Density
132.1/km2 (342.1/sq mi) (88th)
GDP (PPP)2017 estimate
• Total
$1.226 trillion[10]
• Per capita
$17,750[10]
GDP (nominal)2017 estimate
• Total
$432.898 billion[10]
• Per capita
$6,265[10]
Gini (2010)39.4[11]
medium
HDI (2015)Increase 0.740[12]
high · 87th
CurrencyBaht (฿) (THB)
Time zoneICT(UTC+7)
Drives on theleft
Calling code+66
ISO 3166 codeTH
Internet TLD

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of July 9, 2017


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