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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Thailand

Thailand Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 1.37 % Jun/22
Youth Unemployment Rate 8 % Aug/20
Employed Persons 39011 Thousand Person | 39.011 Million Person Jun/22
Unemployed Persons 547 Thousand Persons | 0.547 Million Persons Jun/22


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Thailand - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Thailand?

  • Unemployment Rate in Thailand decreased to 1.37 % in June 2022. The maximum rate was 7.75 % and minimum was 0.47 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
1.37 Jun/22 26.08.2022
1.53 Mar/22 23.05.2022
1.64 Dec/21 28.02.2022
2.25 Sep/21 18.01.2022
1.9 Jun/21 23.08.2021
1.96 Mar/21 16.07.2021
1.5 Dec/20 29.01.2021
2 Nov/20 02.01.2021


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Unemployment Rate in Thailand by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Prayut Chan-o-cha 22.05.2014 - 0.9400 1.1000 1.3000 0.5500 17.02%
Yingluck Shinawatra 05.08.2011 - 07.05.2014 0.7000 0.9000 0.9700 0.3900 28.57%
Abhisit Vejjajiva 15.12.2008 - 05.08.2011 1.4000 0.5000 2.3600 0.4000 -64.29%
Surayud Chulanont 01.10.2006 - 29.01.2008 1.6700 0.8500 1.7300 0.8500 -49.10%


Latest data on Youth Unemployment Rate (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate
                     Thailand - Historical Data (%)

What is Youth Unemployment Rate in Thailand?

  • Youth Unemployment Rate in Thailand decreased to 8 % in August 2020. The maximum rate was 9.8 % and minimum was 2.5 %.
  • Data published Monthly by National Statistical Office.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
8 Aug/20 16.09.2020
5.4 Feb/20 26.03.2020
5.4 Jan/20 09.03.2020
5.2 Dec/19 06.02.2020
5.4 Nov/19 10.12.2019
5.3 Oct/19 04.11.2019
6.5 Sep/19 29.10.2019
6.7 Apr/19 23.05.2019


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate in Thailand by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Prayut Chan-o-cha 22.05.2014 - 5.8000 5.2000 5.8000 2.5000 -10.34%
Yingluck Shinawatra 05.08.2011 - 07.05.2014 4.1000 4.4000 4.9000 3.8000 7.32%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons
                     Thailand - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

How many employed persons are in Thailand?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Thailand increased to 39011 Thousand Person (39.011 Million Person) in June 2022. The maximum rate was 39587 Thousand Person and minimum was 28418 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
39011 Jun/22 03.09.2022
38716 Mar/22 02.07.2022
37899 Dec/21 05.03.2022
37706 Sep/21 18.01.2022
37822 Jun/21 04.09.2021
37581 Mar/21 16.07.2021
38762 Dec/20 29.01.2021
38269 Nov/20 02.01.2021


Historical Chart by prime ministers (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons in Thailand by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Thailand - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Thailand?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Thailand decreased to 547 Thousand Persons (0.547 Million Persons) in June 2022. The maximum rate was 1744 Thousand Persons and minimum was 188 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
547 Jun/22 03.09.2022
610 Mar/22 23.05.2022
632 Dec/21 05.03.2022
871 Sep/21 18.01.2022
732 Jun/21 04.09.2021
758 Mar/21 16.07.2021
590 Dec/20 29.01.2021
784 Nov/20 02.01.2021


Historical Chart by prime ministers (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Thailand by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in Thailand

Index Updated Actual Previous
Wages 2Q/22 431.086 USD/Month 186.23
Job Vacancies Sep/22 39.708 K 37.235

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2021 5.2 % 5.3
Jordan 2Q/22 22.6 % 22.8
Kyrgyzstan Sep/22 2.8 % 2.8
Mongolia 2Q/22 7.8 % 8.5
Nepal 2021 5.1 % 4.7
Palestine 3Q/22 25 % 24
Tajikistan Dec/21 7.8 % 7.6
Cambodia 2021 0.61 % 0.33
China 3Q/22 5.5 % 5.5
Georgia 2022 15.6 % 18.1
India 2022 6.4 % 8.3
Israel Oct/22 4.1 % 3.8
Pakistan 2021 6.5 % 4.4
South Korea Oct/22 2.8 % 2.8
Taiwan Oct/22 3.64 % 3.64
Vietnam 3Q/22 2.28 % 2.32
Maldives 2021 6.1 % 6.3
Armenia 2Q/22 13 % 14.8
Hong Kong Oct/22 3.8 % 3.9
Indonesia 3Q/22 5.86 % 5.83
Japan Sep/22 2.6 % 2.5
Kazakhstan Sep/22 4.9 % 4.9
Lebanon 2021 14.5 % 13.3
Macau Oct/22 3.9 % 4
Malaysia Sep/22 3.6 % 3.7
Philippines 3Q/22 5 % 5.3
Qatar 2Q/22 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 3Q/22 2 % 2.1
Sri Lanka 2Q/22 4.6 % 4.3
Thailand Jun/22 1.37 % 1.53
Oman 2021 3.1 % 2.9
Iran 2Q/22 9.2 % 9.4
Laos 2021 1.3 % 1
Azerbaijan 2021 6 % 6.27
Kuwait 2021 3.7 % 3.5
Saudi Arabia 2Q/22 5.8 % 6
Bahrain 2020 4.9 % 4
North Korea 2021 2.6 % 2.9
United Arab Emirates 2021 3.9 % 6.7
Yemen 2021 13.6 % 13.42
Turkmenistan 2020 4.38 % 3.9
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2021 14.2 % 13.74
Syria 2021 10.6 % 10.3
Afghanistan 2021 13.3 % 11.2
Bhutan 2020 5 % 2.7
Brunei 2021 4.9 % 7.4
Mauritius 2Q/22 8.1 % 8.7