Thailand Unemployment Rate  2001-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment rate in Thailand rose to 1.3 percent in March of 2017 from 1.0 percent in the same month a year earlier. It was the highest unemployment rate since May 2010 as the number of unemployed persons increased by 98.72 thousand from a year earlier to 495.67 thousand while the number of employed persons was down by 150.11 thousand to 37,460.52 thousand. In February 2017, the jobless rate came in at 1.1 percent. Unemployment Rate in Thailand averaged 1.46 percent from 2001 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 5.73 percent in January of 2001 and a record low of 0.39 percent in November of 2012.

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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2017-03-28 02:30 AM Feb 1.1% 1.2% 1.1%
2017-04-28 08:00 AM Mar 1.3% 1.1% 1.2%
2017-05-29 04:00 AM Apr 1.3% 1.3%




Thailand Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 1.30 1.10 5.73 0.39 percent [+]
Employed Persons 37460.52 37683.98 39973.11 30376.71 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 495.67 429.71 1923.25 157.58 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 37491.00 33889.00 115636.00 12620.00 [+]
Wages 13415.67 13963.14 13963.14 6344.00 THB/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 12721.57 12637.79 12721.57 5516.00 THB/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 305.00 300.00 305.00 12.00 THB/Day [+]
Population 65.93 65.73 65.93 27.36 Million [+]
Labour Costs 98.11 100.49 110.42 90.23 Index Points [+]
Productivity 113.30 103.77 147.10 92.90 Index Points [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 5.20 3.50 5.80 2.50 percent [+]


Thailand Unemployment Rate Notes

In Thailand, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides the latest reported value for - Thailand Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Thailand Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.30 1.10 5.73 0.39 2001 - 2017 percent Monthly



unemployment rate by Country

Last
Spain 18.75 Mar/17
Brazil 13.70 Mar/17
Turkey 12.60 Feb/17
Italy 11.70 Mar/17
France 9.60 Mar/17
Euro Area 9.50 Mar/17
Canada 6.50 Apr/17
Australia 5.70 Apr/17
Indonesia 5.33 Mar/17
Russia 5.30 Apr/17
Netherlands 5.10 Apr/17
India 4.90 Dec/13
United Kingdom 4.60 Mar/17
United States 4.40 Apr/17
South Korea 4.00 Apr/17
China 3.97 Mar/17
Germany 3.90 Mar/17
Mexico 3.50 Apr/17
Switzerland 3.30 Apr/17
Japan 2.80 Mar/17