Thailand - Labor Force





Thailand: Labor Force

Mnemonic LBF.ITHA
Unit Ths. #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 1.88 %
Data Jul 2019 38,094
Jun 2019 38,823

Series Information

Source The Bank of Thailand
Release Labor Force Survey
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2001
End Date 7/31/2019

Thailand: Labor

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Labor Force Jul 2019 38,094 38,823 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Labor Force Employment Jul 2019 37,615 38,377 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Primary Industries Employment Jul 2019 11,945 13,180 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Secondary Industries Employment Jul 2019 8,168 8,654 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Tertiary Industries Employment Jul 2019 17,501 16,542 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Total Employment Non-Ag Jul 2019 25,670 25,197 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Unemployment Jul 2019 436.07 363.13 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Unemployment Rate Jul 2019 1.14 0.94 %, NSA Monthly
Real Wages & Salaries 2019 Q2 17,743 17,040 Mil. THB, NSA Quarterly
Wage & Salaries 2019 Q2 17,743 17,040 Mil. THB, NSA Quarterly
Agriculture Employment 2017 12,835,952 12,983,823 # Annual

Release Information

For Thailand, survey-based labor force status measures (from 2001) and employment by industry. Monthly.

  • Working-age population (over 15 years)
  • Total labor force
  • Persons not in the labor force
  • Employed persons
  • Unemployed persons
  • Current labor force
  • Seasonally inactive labor force (unemployed)
  • Unemployment rate
  • Seasonal unemployment rate

The survey is conducted simultaneously for all surveyed units nationwide during days 1 to 12 of each month. Data are collected by NSO officers through interview with head or member of the household units participated in the survey. Data compilation is based on weighted average of sampled data, the details of which appear in the NSO’s website under the topic “Labour Force Survey”.

Employment is classified by UN ISIC Rev. 4.

Since January 2014 change estimation which adjusted from population census 2010.