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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")
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Location Thailand ASEAN.svg
Location of Thailand (green)

– in Asia (light green & dark grey)
– in ASEAN (light green)

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
Religion
Demonym(s)Thai
Siamese (historic)
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentaryconstitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Maha Vajiralongkorn
Prayut Chan-o-cha
Pornpetch Wichitcholchai
Chuan Leekpai
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
• 2019 estimate
Increase 66,558,935[4] (22nd)
• 2010 census
64,785,909[5] (21st)
• Density
132.1/km2 (342.1/sq mi) (88th)
GDP (PPP)2019 estimate
• Total
$1.390 trillion[6]
• Per capita
$20,474[6]
GDP (nominal)2019 estimate
• Total
$516 billion[6][7]
• Per capita
$7,607[6][7]
Gini (2015)36[8]
medium
HDI (2018)Increase 0.765[9]
high · 77th
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 November 27, 2020


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