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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 Association of Southeast Asian Nations (dark grey)  –  [Legend]
Location of Thailand (green)

in Association of Southeast Asian Nations (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
Demonym(s)Thai
Siamese (archaic)
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentaryconstitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Maha Vajiralongkorn
Prayut Chan-o-cha
LegislatureNational Assembly
Senate
House of Representatives
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
• 2018 estimate
69,428,453[8][9] (20th)
• 2010 census
64,785,909[10]
• Density
132.1/km2 (342.1/sq mi) (88th)
GDP (PPP)2019 estimate
• Total
$1.390 trillion[11]
• Per capita
$20,474[11]
GDP (nominal)2019 estimate
• Total
$516 billion[11][12]
• Per capita
$7,607[11][12]
Gini (2015)36[13]
medium
HDI (2017)Increase 0.755[14]
high · 83rd
CurrencyBaht (฿) (THB)
Time zoneUTC+7 (ICT)
Driving sideleft
Calling code+66
ISO 3166 codeTH
Internet TLD

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on December 7, 2019


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