Thailand Unemployment Rate

2001 - 2022 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Thailand Unemployment Rate

  • Thailand Unemployment Rate dropped to 1.20% in Nov 2022, from the previously reported figure of 1.40% in Oct 2022.
  • Thailand Unemployment Rate is updated monthly, available from Jan 2001 to Nov 2022, with an average rate of 1.20%.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 5.70% in Jan 2001 and a record low of 0.39% in Nov 2012.
  • The data is reported by reported by CEIC Data.
  • In the latest reports, Thailand Population reached 66.09 million people in Dec 2022.


View Thailand's Unemployment Rate from Jan 2001 to Nov 2022 in the chart:

Thailand Unemployment Rate

What was Thailand's Unemployment Rate in Nov 2022?

Thailand Unemployment Rate dropped to 1.20% in Nov 2022, from the previously reported figure of 1.40% in Oct 2022. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
1.20 Nov 2022 1.40 Oct 2022 0.39 Nov 2012 5.70 Jan 2001 % monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 10.57 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2022
Algeria (%) 11.40 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2019
Argentina (%) 7.10 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 1990 - Sep 2022
Armenia (%) 11.60 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Australia (%) 3.51 Dec 2022 monthly Feb 1978 - Dec 2022
Austria (%) 5.56 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
Azerbaijan (%) 5.65 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Bahrain (%) 5.90 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Bangladesh (%) 5.30 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Belarus (%) 0.10 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 2004 - Dec 2022
Belgium (%) 5.50 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Nov 2022
Bolivia (%) 3.00 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2015 - Sep 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 17.41 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Botswana (%) 24.72 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Brazil (%) 8.10 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 2012 - Nov 2022
Brunei (%) 4.91 2021 yearly 1981 - 2021
Bulgaria (%) 3.70 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Cambodia (%) 2.40 2020 yearly 2020 - 2020
Canada (%) 5.00 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Dec 2022
Chile (%) 7.95 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 2009 - Nov 2022
China (%) 5.50 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Dec 2022
Colombia (%) 12.12 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2021 - Mar 2022
Croatia (%) 6.70 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2022
Cyprus (%) 7.50 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2022
Czech Republic (%) 2.71 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
Denmark (%) 4.70 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2022
Ecuador (%) 3.19 Dec 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2022
Egypt (%) 7.40 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
Estonia (%) 5.60 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2022
European Union (%) 6.00 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2022
Finland (%) 7.10 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Dec 2022
France (%) 7.30 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Sep 2022
Georgia (%) 20.62 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Germany (%) 3.00 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Nov 2022
Ghana (%) 4.70 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Greece (%) 11.40 Nov 2022 monthly Apr 1998 - Nov 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 3.50 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 1981 - Dec 2022
Hungary (%) 3.90 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2022
Iceland (%) 3.80 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2022
India (%) 7.11 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 5.86 2022 yearly 1984 - 2022
Iran (%) 8.90 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2021
Ireland (%) 4.30 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2022
Israel (%) 4.21 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Dec 2022
Italy (%) 7.82 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Nov 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 3.50 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Japan (%) 2.50 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1953 - Nov 2022
Jordan (%) 23.10 Aug 2022 quarterly Feb 2000 - Aug 2022
Kazakhstan (%) 4.90 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2022
Kenya (%) 2.98 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
South Korea (%) 3.30 Dec 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - Dec 2022
Kosovo (%) 19.00 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
Kuwait (%) 2.09 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (%) 5.30 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Laos (%) 0.95 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Latvia (%) 7.10 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2022
Lebanon (%) 29.56 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Lithuania (%) 5.90 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2022
Luxembourg (%) 4.82 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2022
Macau SAR, China (%) 3.50 Dec 2022 monthly Sep 1996 - Dec 2022
North Macedonia (%) 14.30 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2022
Malawi (%) 6.60 2013 yearly 2005 - 2013
Malaysia (%) 3.70 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2022
Malta (%) 2.93 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2022
Mauritius (%) 7.10 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2020
Mexico (%) 3.01 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2022
Moldova (%) 2.47 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Mongolia (%) 5.41 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2006 - Sep 2022
Montenegro (%) 13.00 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Morocco (%) 11.40 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Mozambique (%) 3.98 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Myanmar (%) 1.79 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Nepal (%) 4.44 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 3.10 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jul 2021
New Zealand (%) 3.30 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Sep 2022
Nigeria (%) 33.28 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Norway (%) 3.20 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - Nov 2022
Oman (%) 3.30 Dec 2022 monthly Mar 2018 - Dec 2022
Pakistan (%) 6.30 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 24.70 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Panama (%) 11.30 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Paraguay (%) 6.35 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2022
Peru (%) 7.11 Dec 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Dec 2022
Philippines (%) 4.50 Oct 2022 quarterly Jul 1982 - Oct 2022
Poland (%) 5.20 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Dec 2022
Portugal (%) 7.20 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 1998 - Jan 2021
Qatar (%) 0.10 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Romania (%) 5.40 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2022
Russia (%) 3.80 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2022
Saudi Arabia (%) 5.77 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2022
Serbia (%) 8.90 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2022
Singapore (%) 1.90 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 2020 - Nov 2022
Slovakia (%) 5.83 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2022
Slovenia (%) 4.00 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2022
South Africa (%) 32.90 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Spain (%) 12.87 Dec 2022 quarterly Sep 1976 - Dec 2022
Sri Lanka (%) 5.00 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2012 - Sep 2022
Sudan (%) 20.30 2010 yearly 1993 - 2010
Sweden (%) 7.21 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Nov 2022
Switzerland (%) 4.33 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Sep 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 2,180.763 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 2001 - Dec 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 68,602.250 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.3 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 261,936.8 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 1997 - Nov 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 53.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (THB bn) 5,260.891 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (THB bn) 12,987.820 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (THB bn) 4,502.881 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
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
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.512 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,033.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 21,718.8 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 1990 - Dec 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) -6.1 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 1991 - Dec 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,101,803.268 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 425,567.013 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 207,031.387 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 22,752.7 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Dec 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -3.3 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,717,678.030 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,086,777.011 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 3,957.446 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1971 - Dec 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,372.753 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1971 - Nov 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 2,558.733 Dec 2022 monthly Sep 1978 - Dec 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 5,551.810 Dec 2022 monthly Apr 1974 - Dec 2022
MoC: Exports: Custom Basis (THB mn) 776,323.572 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 1990 - Dec 2022
MoC: Trade Balance: Custom Basis (THB mn) -46,757.889 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Dec 2022
MoC: Imports: Custom Basis (THB mn) 823,081.461 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Dec 2022
Exports: Agriculture: Rice (THB mn) 12,522.650 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Exports: Mfg: Machinery & Equipment (THB mn) 65,054.790 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Exports: Agriculture: Rubber (THB mn) 16,820.770 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Exports: Mfg: Electronics: Computer Parts (THB mn) 58,184.910 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Exports: Mfg: Automotive (THB mn) 128,902.070 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Imports: RM: Non-Agro: Base Metal Materials (THB mn) 78,500.930 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Imports: Others: Non-Monetary Gold (THB mn) 38,118.000 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Imports: RM: Non-Agro: Electronic Parts (THB mn) 102,308.670 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Imports: Capital Goods: Machinery and Equipment (ME) (THB mn) 148,385.460 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Imports: Consumer Goods: ND: Animal and Fishery (THB mn) 11,411.360 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Imports Volume: Liquefied Natural Gas (Cub ft mn) 26,039.160 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Dec 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,223.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -445.2 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Nov 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -517.0 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -438.010 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 779.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -1,217.630 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 187,878.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 37.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 76,389.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 14.8 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 24.316 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 19,013.290 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2022
BOP: USD: Current Account Balance (USD mn) -445.220 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2022
Private Investment Index (PII): Seasonally Adjusted (SA) (2010=100) 139.20 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 2010 - Jun 2018
FDI: Financial & Insurance Activities (THB mn) 26,392.170 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Agr, Forestry & Fishing (THB mn) 40.270 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
FDI: Construction (THB mn) 830.090 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
FDI: Manufacturing (THB mn) 30,604.360 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
FDI: Mining & Quarrying (THB mn) -323.750 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 86.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 13,323.244 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 84,158.395 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1975 - Nov 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 707,912.195 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2022
M2 Growth (%) 4.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Dec 2022 monthly Sep 1997 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 195,582.2 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 8.6 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Dec 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 14,322.870 Dec 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 486,753.630 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - Nov 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 4.8 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 719,479.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 5.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2022
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 14.300 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Credit to Households (USD bn) 420.717 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1991 - Jun 2022
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 840.077 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1957 - Jun 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 394,996.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 496,629.297 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 2.98 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Nov 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 164.71 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
MA: Narrow Money (NM) (THB mn) 2,967,425.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2022
Monetary Aggregates (MA): Broad Money (THB mn) 24,960,984.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2022
MA: Quasi Money (THB mn) 21,993,559.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score) 68.112 2019 yearly 2017 - 2019
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -1.2 Dec 2022 monthly Feb 2000 - Dec 2022
Leading Economic Index (LEI): BOT: Seasonally Adjusted (2000=100) 150.37 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1993 - Jun 2018

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