Thailand - Labor Force Employment





Thailand: Labor Force Employment

Mnemonic LBE.ITHA
Unit Ths. #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 1.93 %
Data Nov 2019 37,712
Oct 2019 36,997

Series Information

Source The Bank of Thailand
Release Labor Force Survey
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2001
End Date 11/30/2019

Thailand: Labor

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Labor Force Nov 2019 38,221 37,438 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Labor Force Employment Nov 2019 37,712 36,997 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Primary Industries Employment Nov 2019 11,907 11,148 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Secondary Industries Employment Nov 2019 8,640 8,450 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Tertiary Industries Employment Nov 2019 17,163 17,397 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Total Employment Non-Ag Nov 2019 25,804 25,848 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Unemployment Nov 2019 429.33 354.74 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Unemployment Rate Nov 2019 1.12 0.95 %, NSA Monthly
Real Wages & Salaries 2019 Q3 17,514 17,743 Mil. THB, NSA Quarterly
Wage & Salaries 2019 Q3 17,514 17,743 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.