Thailand: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 13.03884 / longitude: 101.49031

General information


Around 68,145,000 people live in this country, or 0.91% of all people on earth. With a birth growth rate at 0.20%, the median age is 39.00 years.


People from this country speak these languages: Thai. The area of the country is 513,120 km², they use a postcode system and the main cities are: Chiang Mai, Bangkok, Pattaya, ตำบลป่าตอง, แขวงคลองตันเหนือ. Bangkok is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia.


On average citizens spend 15 years in school (including higher education). You can find famous universities here like Chulalongkorn University, Mahidol University, Chiang Mai University, Khon Kaen University, Prince of Songkla University.


Example of famous dishes in this country: Pad Thai, Tom Yum Goong. There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: Historic Town of Sukhothai and Associated Historic Towns, Ban Chiang Archaeological Site, Historic City of Ayutthaya, Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex, Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries.


In this country, a Big Mac is sold at 128.00฿ (that corresponds to $3.50 USD). The currency ISO code is THB and the currency symbol is ฿. It is ranked 24# in the world with a GDP of $505,947,037,098 USD in 2021.

Good to know

The country's websites have the domain name ".th", the ISO code is TH, phone numbers start with +66 Visit to learn more about this nation.


ISO code TH
Capital Bangkok
Population 68,145,000
World percentage 0.91%
Median age 39.00 years
Population growth rate 0.20%
Main cities
Spoken languages Thai
GDP (2021) $505,947,037,098
GDP position #24
Big Mac local price 128.00฿
Big Mac USD price $3.50
Currency code THB
Currency symbol ฿
School life expectancy 15 years
National dish Pad Thai, Tom Yum Goong
TLD .th
Phone prefix +66


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