Thailand Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2001 - 2026 | Yearly | % | International Monetary Fund

Key information about Thailand Unemployment Rate Forecast

  • Thailand Unemployment Rate is forecasted to be 1.500 % in Dec 2021 as reported by International Monetary Fund
  • It records no change from the last reported number of 2.000 % in Dec 2020
  • Looking ahead, Thailand Unemployment Rate is projected to stand at 1.000 % in Dec 2026
  • The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Unemployment Rate

View Thailand's Forecast: Unemployment Rate from 2001 to 2026 in the chart:

Thailand Forecast: Unemployment Rate

What is Thailand's Forecast: Unemployment Rate in 2026?

Thailand Unemployment Rate is forecasted to be 1.500 % in Dec 2021 as reported by International Monetary Fund See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
1.000 2026 1.000 2025 0.655 2011 3.333 2001 % yearly 2001 - 2026

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (%) 0.000 yearly -
Albania (%) 10.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Algeria (%) 19.406 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Andorra (%) 1.675 2026 yearly 2010 - 2026
Angola (%) 0.000 yearly -
Antigua and Barbuda (%) 0.000 yearly -
Argentina (%) 9.145 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Armenia (%) 17.000 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Aruba (%) 5.091 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Australia (%) 4.710 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Austria (%) 5.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Azerbaijan (%) 6.026 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Bahamas (%) 9.959 2026 yearly 1986 - 2026
Bahrain (%) 3.807 2026 yearly 2007 - 2026
Bangladesh (%) 0.000 yearly -
Barbados (%) 10.407 2026 yearly 1981 - 2026
Belarus (%) 3.795 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026
Belgium (%) 5.651 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Belize (%) 6.246 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Benin (%) 0.000 yearly -
Bhutan (%) 5.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Bolivia (%) 4.000 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 15.535 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Botswana (%) 0.000 yearly -
Brazil (%) 9.792 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Brunei (%) 6.822 2026 yearly 2011 - 2026
Bulgaria (%) 4.200 2026 yearly 1989 - 2026
Burkina Faso (%) 0.000 yearly -
Burundi (%) 0.000 yearly -
Cambodia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Cameroon (%) 0.000 yearly -
Canada (%) 5.020 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Cape Verde (%) 8.500 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Central African Republic (%) 0.000 yearly -
Chad (%) 0.000 yearly -
Chile (%) 6.951 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
China (%) 3.600 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Colombia (%) 11.056 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Comoros (%) 0.000 yearly -
Congo (%) 0.000 yearly -
Costa Rica (%) 9.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Croatia (%) 6.679 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Cyprus (%) 5.374 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Czech Republic (%) 2.750 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Democratic Republic of Congo (%) 0.000 yearly -
Denmark (%) 5.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Djibouti (%) 0.000 yearly -
Dominica (%) 0.000 yearly -
Dominican Republic (%) 6.000 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Ecuador (%) 3.654 2026 yearly 1988 - 2026
Egypt (%) 6.569 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
El Salvador (%) 7.000 2026 yearly 1988 - 2026
Equatorial Guinea (%) 0.000 yearly -
Eritrea (%) 0.000 yearly -
Estonia (%) 4.828 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026
Swaziland (%) 25.000 2016 yearly 1995 - 2016
Ethiopia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Fiji (%) 4.500 2026 yearly 1986 - 2026
Finland (%) 6.540 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
France (%) 7.797 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Gabon (%) 0.000 yearly -
Gambia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Georgia (%) 18.501 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Germany (%) 3.384 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Ghana (%) 0.000 yearly -
Greece (%) 11.680 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Grenada (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guatemala (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guinea (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guinea-Bissau (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guyana (%) 0.000 yearly -
Haiti (%) 0.000 yearly -
Honduras (%) 4.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 3.509 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Hungary (%) 3.701 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Iceland (%) 4.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
India (%) 0.000 yearly -
Indonesia (%) 5.200 2026 yearly 1984 - 2026
Iran (%) 11.208 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Iraq (%) 0.000 yearly -
Ireland (%) 5.676 2026 yearly 1985 - 2026
Israel (%) 3.800 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Italy (%) 11.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Ivory Coast (%) 0.000 yearly -
Jamaica (%) 7.700 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Japan (%) 2.333 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Jordan (%) 22.700 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 4.725 2026 yearly 1994 - 2026
Kenya (%) 0.000 yearly -
Kiribati (%) 0.000 yearly -
South Korea (%) 3.692 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Kosovo (%) 25.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Kuwait (%) 1.276 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 6.605 2026 yearly 1994 - 2026
Laos (%) 0.000 yearly -
Latvia (%) 6.995 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Lebanon (%) 0.000 yearly -
Lesotho (%) 0.000 2015 yearly 2000 - 2015
Liberia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Libya (%) 0.000 yearly -

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,353.185 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 2001 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 67,496.915 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.4 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 243,794.9 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1997 - Sep 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 44.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (THB bn) 4,976.160 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (THB bn) 12,407.260 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (THB bn) 4,240.380 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Govt Revenue: Gross: Excise Dept (THB mn) 47,541.47 Jun 2018 monthly Oct 1989 - Jun 2018
Govt Revenue: Gross: Revenue Dept: Value Added Tax (THB mn) 68,616.81 Jun 2018 monthly Oct 1989 - Jun 2018
Total Public Debt as % of GDP (%) 57.980 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.929 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -370.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 24,222.5 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 24.9 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 1991 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 906,263.336 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 473,140.446 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 158,255.608 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 21,246.8 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 43.3 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,827,086.391 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 993,571.482 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 2,972.109 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1971 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,381.095 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 3,251.772 Apr 2021 monthly Sep 1978 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 5,411.602 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 1974 - Apr 2021
MoC: Imports: Custom Basis (THB mn) 772,539.960 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Oct 2021
MoC: Trade Balance: Custom Basis (THB mn) -22,524.126 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Oct 2021
MoC: Exports: Custom Basis (THB mn) 750,015.834 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Oct 2021
Exports: Agriculture: Rice (THB mn) 12,187.670 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Exports: Mfg: Machinery & Equipment (THB mn) 67,252.320 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Exports: Mfg: Automotive (THB mn) 106,636.820 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Exports: Agriculture: Rubber (THB mn) 15,137.950 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Exports: Mfg: Electronics: Computer Parts (THB mn) 54,217.900 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Imports: Consumer Goods: ND: Animal and Fishery (THB mn) 10,983.930 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: RM: Non-Agro: Base Metal Materials (THB mn) 79,583.400 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: RM: Non-Agro: Electronic Parts (THB mn) 108,819.570 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Capital Goods: Machinery and Equipment (ME) (THB mn) 142,375.910 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Others: Non-Monetary Gold (THB mn) 13,464.670 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,848.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,345.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -517.0 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 647.480 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 1,098.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 694.430 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 187,783.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 36.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 72,161.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 14.9 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 21.921 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 54,978.590 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
BOP: USD: Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,345.610 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2021
Private Investment Index (PII): Seasonally Adjusted (SA) (2010=100) 139.20 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 2010 - Jun 2018
FDI: Mining & Quarrying (THB mn) -2,576.620 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
FDI: Financial & Insurance Activities (THB mn) 3,451.530 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
FDI: Manufacturing (THB mn) 12,117.400 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Agr, Forestry & Fishing (THB mn) 56.240 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
FDI: Construction (THB mn) 377.910 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 89.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 17,188.416 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 81,526.538 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1975 - Sep 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 699,066.776 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2021
M2 Growth (%) 4.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Sep 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1997 - Oct 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 234,430.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 13,996.770 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Oct 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 479,416.553 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.7 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 701,948.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 8.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 10.700 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 392.649 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1991 - Mar 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 664.828 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1957 - Mar 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 445,183.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 538,167.269 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 3.76 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 167.03 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
MA: Narrow Money (NM) (THB mn) 2,797,055.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2021
MA: Quasi Money (THB mn) 20,914,660.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2021
Monetary Aggregates (MA): Broad Money (THB mn) 23,711,715.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2021
Credit: Outs: CB: Individuals (THB mn) 6,164,298.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Credit: Outs: CB: Businesses (THB mn) 6,699,598.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Deposit: Outs: CB: Individuals (THB mn) 8,504,962.000 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2003 - Sep 2021
Deposit: Outs: CB: Businesses (THB mn) 4,770,539.000 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2003 - Sep 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score) 68.112 2019 yearly 2017 - 2019
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 15.0 Mar 2021 monthly Feb 2000 - Mar 2021
Leading Economic Index (LEI): BOT: Seasonally Adjusted (2000=100) 150.37 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1993 - Jun 2018

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