Thailand | Economic Report

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Government Bond 10Y 3.53 3.69 6.72 2.44
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The Thailand Government Bond 10Y decreased to 3.53 percent in April from 3.69 percent in March of 2014.
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Currency 32.32 32.41 55.50 20.36
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The Thai Baht decreased to 32.32 in April from 32.41 in March of 2014.
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Stock Market 1413.07 1376.26 1754.00 207.00
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The Thailand Stock Market (SET) increased to 1413.07 Index points in April from 1376.26 Index points in March of 2014.
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GDP Constant Prices 1276071.00 1268443.00 1276071.00 590508.00
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GDP Constant Prices in Thailand increased to 1276071 THB Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 1268443 THB Million in the third quarter of 2013. GDP Constant Prices in Thailand is reported by the Nesdb, Thailand.
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GDP Growth Rate 0.60 1.30 11.40 -11.10
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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Thailand expanded 0.60 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the previous quarter. GDP Growth Rate in Thailand is reported by the Nesdb, Thailand.
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Gross Fixed Capital Formation 259281.00 268699.00 346459.00 18375.42
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Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Thailand decreased to 259281 THB Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 268699 THB Million in the third quarter of 2013. Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Thailand is reported by the Nesdb, Thailand.
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GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.60 2.70 19.10 -13.90
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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Thailand expanded 0.60 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Thailand is reported by the Nesdb, Thailand.
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Employed Persons 39485.23 39252.10 39973.11 30376.71
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The number of employed persons in Thailand increased to 39485.23 Thousand in December of 2013 from 39252.10 Thousand in November of 2013. Employed Persons in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Wages in Manufacturing 11374.70 11318.20 11374.70 5516.00
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Wages in Manufacturing in Thailand increased to 11374.70 THB in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 11318.20 THB in the third quarter of 2013. Wages in Manufacturing in Thailand is reported by the National Statistical Office of Thailand.
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Job Vacancies 40067.00 41215.00 115636.00 12620.00
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Job Vacancies in Thailand decreased to 40067 in February of 2014 from 41215 in January of 2014. Job Vacancies in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Unemployment Rate 0.62 0.72 5.73 0.39
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Unemployment Rate in Thailand decreased to 0.62 percent in December of 2013 from 0.72 percent in November of 2013. Unemployment Rate in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Unemployed Persons 248.18 284.01 1923.25 157.58
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The number of unemployed persons in Thailand decreased to 248.18 Thousand in December of 2013 from 284.01 Thousand in November of 2013. Unemployed Persons in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Minimum Wages 300.00 300.00 300.00 12.00
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Minimum Wages in Thailand remained unchanged at 300 THB in 2013 from 300 THB in 2012. Minimum Wages in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Wages 12163.15 12255.22 12255.22 6344.00
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Wages in Thailand decreased to 12163.15 THB in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 12255.22 THB in the third quarter of 2013. Wages in Thailand is reported by the National Statistical Office of Thailand.
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Core Inflation Rate 1.31 1.22 8.54 -1.12
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Core Inflation Rate in Thailand increased 1.31 percent in March of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Core Inflation Rate in Thailand is reported by the Bureau of Trade and Economic Indices, Thailand.
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Import Prices 102.56 103.35 103.35 67.79
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Import Prices in Thailand decreased to 102.56 Index Points in February of 2014 from 103.35 Index Points in January of 2014. Import Prices in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Consumer Price Index (CPI) 106.94 106.71 106.94 20.00
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Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Thailand increased to 106.94 Index Points in March of 2014 from 106.71 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Thailand is reported by the Bureau of Trade and Economic Indices, Thailand.
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Inflation Rate Mom 0.22 0.23 4.00 -3.00
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The Consumer Price Index in Thailand increased 0.22 percent in March of 2014 over the previous month. Inflation Rate Mom in Thailand is reported by the Bureau of Trade and Economic Indices, Ministry of Commerce, Thailand.
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Core Consumer Prices 104.22 104.14 104.22 45.40
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Core Consumer Prices in Thailand increased to 104.22 Index Points in March of 2014 from 104.14 Index Points in February of 2014. Core Consumer Prices in Thailand is reported by the Bureau of Trade and Economic Indices, Thailand.
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Producer Prices 141.50 141.40 141.50 64.80
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Producer Prices in Thailand increased to 141.50 Index Points in March of 2014 from 141.40 Index Points in February of 2014. Producer Prices in Thailand is reported by the Bureau of Trade and Economic Indices, Thailand.
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Export Prices 103.48 104.60 104.60 75.94
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Export Prices in Thailand decreased to 103.48 Index Points in February of 2014 from 104.60 Index Points in January of 2014. Export Prices in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Inflation Rate 2.11 1.96 24.56 -4.38
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The inflation rate in Thailand was recorded at 2.11 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Thailand is reported by the Bureau of Trade and Economic Indices, Ministry of Commerce, Thailand.
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GDP Deflator 232.47 238.86 240.47 125.46
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GDP Deflator in Thailand decreased to 232.47 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 238.86 Index Points in the third quarter of 2013. GDP Deflator in Thailand is reported by the Nesdb, Thailand.
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Interest Rate 2.00 2.00 5.00 1.25
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The benchmark interest rate in Thailand was last recorded at 2 percent. Interest Rate in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Money Supply M0 1198136.00 1193483.00 1198136.00 280977.00
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Money Supply M0 in Thailand increased to 1198136 THB Million in February of 2014 from 1193483 THB Million in January of 2014. Money Supply M0 in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Foreign Exchange Reserves 167447.45 168080.99 189883.65 326.00
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Foreign Exchange Reserves in Thailand decreased to 167447.45 USD Million in March of 2014 from 168080.99 USD Million in February of 2014. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Money Supply M3 16219.32 16128.86 16219.32 5077.80
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Money Supply M3 in Thailand increased to 16219.32 THB Billion in February of 2014 from 16128.86 THB Billion in January of 2014. Money Supply M3 in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Loans to Private Sector 3522770.00 3510093.00 3523191.00 1701089.00
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Loans to Private Sector in Thailand increased to 3522770 THB Million in February of 2014 from 3510093 THB Million in January of 2014. Loans to Private Sector in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Current Account to GDP -0.40 1.20 12.70 -8.30
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Thailand recorded a Current Account deficit of 0.40 percent of the countrys Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Current Account 5065.27 263.00 5065.27 -4152.03
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Thailand recorded a Current Account surplus of 5065.27 USD Million in February of 2014. Current Account in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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External Debt 139891.68 139136.57 141041.51 58984.85
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External Debt in Thailand increased to 139891.68 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 139136.57 USD Million in the third quarter of 2013. External Debt in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Exports 18363.38 17907.46 21227.12 1997.00
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Exports in Thailand increased to 18363.38 USD Million in February of 2014 from 17907.46 USD Million in January of 2014. Exports in Thailand is reported by the Ministry of Commerce, Thailand.
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Terms of Trade 100.90 101.20 112.02 96.39
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Terms of Trade in Thailand decreased to 100.90 Index Points in February of 2014 from 101.20 Index Points in January of 2014. Terms of Trade in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Imports 16596.40 20428.08 24937.81 2760.00
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Imports in Thailand decreased to 16596.40 USD Million in February of 2014 from 20428.08 USD Million in January of 2014. Imports in Thailand is reported by the Ministry of Commerce, Thailand.
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Tourist Arrivals 2174350.00 2319820.00 2598020.00 399600.00
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Tourist Arrivals in Thailand decreased to 2174350 in February of 2014 from 2319820 in January of 2014. Tourist Arrivals in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Balance of Trade 1766.98 -2520.62 3535.90 -5906.41
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Thailand recorded a trade surplus of 1766.98 USD Million in February of 2014. Balance of Trade in Thailand is reported by the Ministry of Commerce, Thailand.
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Credit Rating 58.82
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Standard & Poors credit rating for Thailand stands at BBB+. Moodys rating for Thailand sovereign debt is Baa1. Fitchs credit rating for Thailand is BBB.
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Government Spending 130226.00 134610.00 134610.00 46795.00
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Government Spending in Thailand decreased to 130226 THB Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 134610 THB Million in the third quarter of 2013. Government Spending in Thailand is reported by the Nesdb, Thailand.
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Government Debt To GDP 44.30 41.60 57.80 15.20
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Thailand recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 44.30 percent of the countrys Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Debt To GDP in Thailand is reported by the Ministry of Finance, Government of Thailand.
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Government Budget -4.10 -1.30 2.50 -4.80
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Thailand recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 4.10 percent of the countrys Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Budget in Thailand is reported by the Ministry of Finance, Government of Thailand.
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Government Budget Value -47704.00 -47004.00 165440.00 -151974.00
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Thailand recorded a government budget deficit of 47704 THB Million in February of 2014. Government Budget Value in Thailand is reported by the Bank Of Thailand.
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Business Confidence 56.80 55.50 79.40 26.00
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Business Confidence in Thailand increased to 56.80 in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 55.50 in the third quarter of 2013. Business Confidence in Thailand is reported by the Bureau of Trade and Economic Indices, Thailand.
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Changes in Inventories 51074.00 -11052.00 58255.00 -67104.00
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Changes in Inventories in Thailand increased to 51074 THB Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from -11052 THB Million in the third quarter of 2013. Changes in Inventories in Thailand is reported by the Nesdb, Thailand.
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Capacity Utilization 61.08 61.88 70.09 42.11
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Capacity Utilization in Thailand decreased to 61.08 Index Points in February of 2014 from 61.88 Index Points in January of 2014. Capacity Utilization in Thailand is reported by the Office of Industrial Economics, Thailand.
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Industrial Production -4.40 -5.60 82.30 -47.20
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Industrial Production in Thailand decreased 4.40 percent in February of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Industrial Production in Thailand is reported by the Office of Industrial Economics, Thailand.
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Car Registrations 18640.00 58399.00 66668.00 1690.00
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Car Registrations in Thailand decreased to 18640 Cars in February of 2014 from 58399 Cars in January of 2014. Car Registrations in Thailand is reported by the Department of Land Transport, Thailand.
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Bank Lending Rate 7.25 7.25 16.50 5.75
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Bank Lending Rate in Thailand remained unchanged at 7.25 percent in March of 2014 from 7.25 percent in February of 2014. Bank Lending Rate in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Personal Savings 611933.00 601443.00 708396.00 75256.00
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Personal Savings in Thailand increased to 611933 THB Million in 2012 from 601443 THB Million in 2011. Personal Savings in Thailand is reported by the Nesdb, Thailand.
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Consumer Spending 630223.00 631489.00 659429.00 337240.00
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Consumer Spending in Thailand decreased to 630223 THB Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 631489 THB Million in the third quarter of 2013. Consumer Spending in Thailand is reported by the Nesdb, Thailand.
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Retail Sales YoY -9.00 -9.00 113.19 -61.28
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Retail Sales in Thailand decreased 7.77 percent in October of 2013 over the same month in the previous year. Retail Sales YoY in Thailand is reported by the Bank of Thailand.
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Disposable Personal Income 7022306.00 6483525.00 7022306.00 1445598.00
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Disposable Personal Income in Thailand increased to 7022306 THB Million in 2012 from 6483525 THB Million in 2011. Disposable Personal Income in Thailand is reported by the Nesdb, Thailand.
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Consumer Confidence 68.80 69.90 112.40 39.70
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Consumer Confidence in Thailand decreased to 68.80 in March of 2014 from 69.90 in February of 2014. Consumer Confidence in Thailand is reported by the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce.
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Corporate Tax Rate 20.00 20.00 30.00 20.00
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The Corporate Tax Rate in Thailand stands at 20 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Thailand is reported by the The Revenue Department, Government of Thailand.
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Sales Tax Rate 7.00 7.00 7.00 6.00
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The Sales Tax Rate in Thailand stands at 7 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Thailand is reported by the The Revenue Department, Government of Thailand.
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Personal Income Tax Rate 35.00 35.00 37.00 35.00
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The Personal Income Tax Rate in Thailand stands at 35 percent. Personal Income Tax Rate in Thailand is reported by the The Revenue Department, Government of Thailand.
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Housing Index 4341.00 8745.00 24699.00 1267.00
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Housing Index in Thailand decreased to 4341 in January of 2014 from 8745 in December of 2013. Housing Index in Thailand is reported by the Bank Of Thailand.

This page includes a list of key economic indicators for Thailand. 4/23/2014