People [1]

People

Population 69,950,844 (2021)
Population Growth Rate 0.216 annual % (2021)
Age Dependency Ratio 42.526 % of working-age population (2021)
Urban Population 52.163 % of total (2021)
Infant Mortality Rate 7.4 per 1,000 live births (2020)
Life Expectancy at Birth 77.344 years (2020)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2021)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 176.699 billion kWh (2020) #23
Consumption 190.57 billion kWh (2019) #23
Exports 2.62 billion kWh (2020) #47
Imports 29.55 billion kWh (2020) #5
Renewable Electricity Generation 29.54 billion kWh (2020) #35

Oil

Ranking
Production 460.6 thousand bbl/day (2021) #30
Consumption 1,284.83 thousand bbl/day (2019) #16
Exports (Refined) [3] 30.01 thousand bbl/day (2013) #50
Imports (Refined) [3] 897.8 thousand bbl/day (2013) #13
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.253 billion bbl (2021) #52

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 1,535.072 billion cu ft (2015) #23
Consumption (Dry) 1,881.77 billion cu ft (2021) #17
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2021) #58
Imports (Dry) 562.89 billion cu ft (2021) #23
Proved Reserves 4.882 trillion cu ft (2021) #46

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 101 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 125,098,000 (2018 est.)
Highways 180,053 km (2006)
Internet Users 3,238,778 (2016 est.)
Railways 4,127 km (2017)
Telephones 2,929,000 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSoutheastern Asia, bordering the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand, southeast of Burma
Total Area513,120 sq. km
Land Area510,890 sq. km
Water Area2,230 sq. km
Coastline3,219 km
Climatetropical; rainy, warm, cloudy southwest monsoon (mid-May to September); dry, cool northeast monsoon (November to mid-March); southern isthmus always hot and humid
Terraincentral plain; Khorat Plateau in the east; mountains elsewhere
Lowest PointGulf of Thailand 0 m
Highest Point Doi Inthanon 2,565 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 11/6/2022
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020