Thailand | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Government Bond 10Y 3.52 3.69 4.42 Percent 2014-04-18 Daily [+]
Stock Market 1409.18 1376.26 761.89 Index points 2014-04-18 Daily [+]
Currency 32.20 32.41 32.52 2014-04-19 Daily [+]
GDP Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
GDP Constant Prices 1276071.00 1268443.00 913072.54 THB Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 259281.00 268699.00 149562.58 THB Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Gross National Product 4727.32 4718.93 2760.07 THB Billion 2013-06-30 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita 3350.78 3158.07 1477.02 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita PPP 8458.94 7972.44 5122.64 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP Growth Rate 0.60 1.30 0.97 Percent 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.60 2.70 3.77 Percent 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
GDP 365.56 345.65 90.79 USD Billion 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Population 66.79 66.58 50.67 Million 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Employed Persons 39485.23 39252.10 36157.43 Thousand 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
Job Vacancies 40067.00 41215.00 45505.66 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Unemployed Persons 248.18 284.01 570.86 Thousand 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
Wages 12163.15 12255.22 8288.21 THB 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 11374.70 11318.20 7378.08 THB 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Unemployment Rate 0.62 0.72 1.59 Percent 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
Prices Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Core Inflation Rate 1.31 1.22 2.86 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 106.94 106.71 61.44 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Core Consumer Prices 104.22 104.14 79.05 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Export Prices 103.48 104.60 89.87 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
GDP Deflator 232.47 238.86 181.47 Index Points 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Import Prices 102.56 103.35 87.84 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.22 0.23 0.38 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Producer Prices 141.50 141.40 100.25 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Inflation Rate 2.11 1.96 4.58 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Money Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Interest Rate 2.00 2.25 2.48 Percent 2014-03-12 Monthly [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 167447.45 168080.99 30571.62 USD Million 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Loans to Private Sector 3522770.00 3510093.00 2284731.95 THB Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M0 1198136.00 1193483.00 614244.16 THB Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M1 1638.40 1610.00 858.82 THB Billion 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M3 16219.32 16128.86 8774.55 THB Billion 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Trade Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Current Account to GDP -0.40 1.20 -0.89 Percent 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
External Debt 139891.68 139136.57 90302.94 USD Million 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Terms of Trade 100.90 101.20 102.41 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2174350.00 2319820.00 1135523.67 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Current Account 5065.27 263.00 171.25 USD Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Exports 18363.38 17907.46 8816.92 USD Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Imports 16596.40 20428.08 8960.55 USD Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Balance of Trade 1766.98 -2520.62 -143.63 USD Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Government Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Credit Rating 58.82 Monthly [+]
Government Debt To GDP 44.30 41.60 45.38 Percent 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Government Budget Value -47704.00 -47004.00 3092.52 THB Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Government Spending 130226.00 134610.00 83862.56 THB Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Government Budget -4.10 -1.30 -0.81 Percent of GDP 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Business Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Business Confidence 56.80 55.50 56.39 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Capacity Utilization 61.08 61.88 63.15 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Car Registrations 18640.00 58399.00 20301.56 Cars 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Changes in Inventories 51074.00 -11052.00 5742.02 THB Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Industrial Production -4.40 -5.60 7.45 Percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Consumer Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Bank Lending Rate 7.25 7.25 9.74 Percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Consumer Spending 630223.00 631489.00 486828.95 THB Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Disposable Personal Income 7022306.00 6483525.00 3892910.54 THB Million 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
Personal Savings 611933.00 601443.00 325510.38 THB Million 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
Retail Sales YoY -9.00 -9.00 8.49 Percent 2013-11-30 Monthly [+]
Consumer Confidence 68.80 69.90 80.30 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Taxes Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Corporate Tax Rate 20.00 20.00 27.00 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 35.00 35.00 36.64 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Sales Tax Rate 7.00 7.00 6.89 Percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Housing Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Housing Index 4341.00 8745.00 7451.89 2014-01-15 Monthly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Minimum Wages 300.00 300.00 126.76 THB 2013-06-30 Yearly [+]





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Bank of Thailand Cuts Rate to 2%  
At its March 12th 2014 meeting, the Bank of Thailand decided to cut the benchmark interest rate by 25 bps to 2 percent, as months of political unrest keep hurting the economy. The policy rate stands now at its lowest level since late 2010.
Thai Economy Expands 0.6% QoQ in Q4  
In the fourth quarter of 2013, the Thai economy advanced 0.6 percent over the previous quarter, far below the 2.7 percent growth rate recorded in the previous three-month period, confirming the impact of the protests on the economy.
Thai GDP Growth Slows Sharply in Q4  
In the fourth quarter of 2013, the Thai GDP grew a meager 0.6 percent over a year earlier, down from 2.7 percent in the preceding quarter, as political unrest hurt demand, tourism and investment.
Bank of Thailand Leaves Monetary Policy Unchanged  
Bank of Thailand decided on January 22nd to leave the benchmark interest rate unchanged at 2.25 percent. Although the central bank considers monetary policy stance is already quite accommodative enough, it cut GDP growth forecasts for 2013.
Bank of Thailand Cuts Rate by 25 bps  
Bank of Thailand decided on November 27th to cut the benchmark interest rate for the second time this year to 2.25 percent, as the current political situation threatens investor confidence and the delay in government spending poses downside risks to growth.
Thai GDP Expands 1.3% QoQ in Q3  
In the third quarter of 2013, Thailand’s GDP recorded the first expansion in three quarters and advanced 1.3 percent over the previous three-month period, as a surge in the manufacturing sector was enough to offset a drop in agriculture and construction.
Thai GDP Growth Slows to 2.7% YoY in Q3  
In the third quarter of 2013, the Thai economy expanded 2.7 percent over a year earlier, down from a 2.9 percent growth in the previous quarter. It is the slowest expansion in six quarters, mainly due to a drop in household consumption and investment.
Thai Monetary Policy Unchanged in October  
The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Thailand decided on October 16th to leave the policy rate unchanged at 2.5 percent, citing uncertain global economic recovery and the delay in fiscal disbursement for infrastructure projects as key downside risks to the economy.
Bank of Thailand Keeps Policy Rate Steady at 2.5%  
The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Thailand decided on August 21st to leave the policy rate unchanged at 2.5 percent, as inflation remains subdued, while risks to financial stability and uncertainties regarding global financial conditions warrant continued monitoring.
Thai Economic Outlook Remains Weak  
Recent data updates for Thailand show that strong growth is not likely to hold in the months ahead. While decline in consumer confidence suggests that consumption is likely to slow even further, exports continue to suffer from weak global demand.
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Chile Leaves Monetary Policy Unchanged  
At its April 17th, 2014 meeting, Central Bank of Chile left the benchmark interest rate on hold at 4 percent, following last month's cut, citing low output and demand, but hinted possible future rate cuts, depending on domestic and external conditions.
Russia Unemployment Drops in March  
Russian jobless rate fell for the first time in four months to 5.4 percent, after remaining stable at 5.6 percent in the previous two months.
Canada Inflation Rises Above Forecasts in March  
The annual consumer prices in Canada accelerated to 1.5 percent in March of 2014 following a 1.1 increase in the previous month, as energy prices surged.
US Jobless Claims Rise Slightly  
In the week ending April 12, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 304,000, an increase of 2,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up by 2,000 from 300,000 to 302,000. There were no special factors impacting this week's initial claims.
Brazil Unemployment Rate Down to 5%  
In March of 2014, Brazil’s jobless rate fell by 0.1 percentage point to 5 percent, below market forecasts. A year earlier, unemployment reached 5.7 percent.
Dutch Unemployment Rate Falls for the First Time in 2014  
In March of 2014, Netherlands’ seasonally adjusted jobless rate fell to 8.7 percent from 8.8 percent in the previous month and 8.1 percent a year earlier, as more people left permanently the labor market rather than found jobs.
Singaporean Trade Surplus Narrows Sharply in March  
The trade surplus decreased 51.1 percent in March of 2014 over a year earlier and 47.2 percent from February to SGD 2.3 billion. Imports rose at a faster pace than exports, as sales of pharmaceuticals and electronics fell, while shipments of petrochemicals and re-exports contributed to overall increase.
Mozambique Leaves Lending Rate Steady at 8.25%  
At its April 16th, 2014 meeting, Bank of Mozambique left its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 8.25 percent for the sixth consecutive meeting, saying this was consistent with meeting domestic economic targets for 2014.
Spanish Trade Deficit Narrows to 4-Month Low  
In February of 2014, Spanish trade gap decreased to € 1.62 billion, down from € 2.82 billion in the previous month. Compared with the same month a year earlier, the trade deficit widened 37 percent.
Angolan Inflation Rate Down To 7.32% in March  
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