Thailand Population 2023

Thailand Population 2023

As of Monday, November 7, 2022, the population of Thailand based on the latest data from the United Nations is 70,210,154. The country’s international calling code is +66.

According to UN data, Thailand’s estimated population in mid-2020 was 69,799,978 people, which is equivalent to 0.9% of the total world population. Thailand ranks number 20 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.

With a population density of 137 people per Km2 (354 people per mi2), Thailand has a total land area of 510,890 Km2 (197,256 sq. miles). In 2020, 51.1% of the population lived in urban areas, which is equivalent to 35,698,325 people.

The median age in Thailand is 40.1 years.

Population of Thailand (2020 And It’s Historical)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop %
Urban Population Country’s Share of
World Pop
World Population Thailand
Global Rank
2020 69,799,978 0.25 % 174,396 19,444 40.1 1.53 137 51.1 % 35,698,325 0.90 % 7,794,798,739 20
2019 69,625,582 0.28 % 197,129 19,444 38.3 1.53 136 50.5 % 35,132,892 0.90 % 7,713,468,100 20
2018 69,428,453 0.32 % 218,643 19,444 38.3 1.53 136 49.8 % 34,556,078 0.91 % 7,631,091,040 20
2017 69,209,810 0.35 % 238,502 19,444 38.3 1.53 135 49.1 % 33,966,456 0.92 % 7,547,858,925 20
2016 68,971,308 0.37 % 256,797 19,444 38.3 1.53 135 48.4 % 33,362,840 0.92 % 7,464,022,049 20
2015 68,714,511 0.45 % 303,897 33,463 37.9 1.53 134 47.7 % 32,745,680 0.93 % 7,379,797,139 20
2010 67,195,028 0.54 % 355,768 11,802 35.5 1.56 132 43.9 % 29,475,114 0.97 % 6,956,823,603 19
2005 65,416,189 0.77 % 492,709 74,749 32.8 1.60 128 37.4 % 24,476,532 1.00 % 6,541,907,027 19
2000 62,952,642 1.15 % 697,074 143,166 30.2 1.77 123 31.4 % 19,759,915 1.02 % 6,143,493,823 19
1995 59,467,274 1.01 % 581,818 -121,508 26.6 1.99 116 30.3 % 18,012,031 1.04 % 5,744,212,979 17
1990 56,558,186 1.68 % 906,257 100,881 24.3 2.30 111 29.4 % 16,648,721 1.06 % 5,327,231,061 18
1985 52,026,901 1.89 % 930,486 67,985 21.8 2.95 102 28.1 % 14,621,264 1.07 % 4,870,921,740 18
1980 47,374,472 2.28 % 1,009,632 57,445 19.7 3.92 93 26.8 % 12,695,065 1.06 % 4,458,003,514 18
1975 42,326,312 2.79 % 1,088,355 79,114 18.5 5.05 83 23.8 % 10,058,137 1.04 % 4,079,480,606 18
1970 36,884,536 3.00 % 1,012,375 0 18.0 5.99 72 20.9 % 7,704,931 1.00 % 3,700,437,046 18
1965 31,822,660 3.04 % 885,091 0 18.3 6.13 62 20.2 % 6,434,876 0.95 % 3,339,583,597 21
1960 27,397,207 2.93 % 737,215 0 18.8 6.14 54 19.7 % 5,389,651 0.90 % 3,034,949,748 21
1955 23,711,132 2.74 % 600,154 0 18.9 6.14 46 18.0 % 4,277,639 0.86 % 2,773,019,936 21

Thailand Population Forecast

18,677

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop %
Urban Population Country’s Share of
World Pop
World Population Thailand
Global Rank
2020 69,799,978 0.31 % 217,093 19,444 40.1 1.53 137 51.1 % 35,698,325 0.90 % 7,794,798,739 20
2025 70,328,940 0.15 % 105,792 19,249 42.0 1.53 138 54.5 % 38,343,775 0.86 % 8,184,437,460 20
2030 70,345,536 0.00 % 3,319 18,677 43.7 1.53 138 57.8 % 40,675,575 0.82 % 8,548,487,400 21
2035 69,899,112 -0.13 % -89,285 18,677 45.2 1.53 137 61.0 % 42,609,309 0.79 % 8,887,524,213 23
2040 69,008,285 -0.26 % -178,165 18,677 46.8 1.53 135 63.8 % 44,042,206 0.75 % 9,198,847,240 25
2045 67,672,074 -0.39 % -267,242 18,677 48.3 1.53 132 66.4 % 44,932,566 0.71 % 9,481,803,274 26
2050 65,940,489 -0.52 % -346,317   49.7 1.53 129 68.9 % 45,409,734 0.68 % 9,735,033,990 29

Thailand Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

77.74 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

6.7

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

7.8

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in Thailand

(includes boroughs, districts, urban agglomerations, etc.)

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 Bangkok 5,104,476
2 Samut Prakan 388,920
3 Mueang Nonthaburi 291,555
4 Udon Thani 247,231
5 Chon Buri 219,164
6 Nakhon Ratchasima 208,781
7 Chiang Mai 200,952
8 Hat Yai 191,696
9 Pak Kret 182,926
10 Si Racha 178,916
11 Phra Pradaeng 171,333
12 Lampang 156,139
13 Khon Kaen 147,579
14 Surat Thani 127,201
15 Ubon Ratchathani 122,533
16 Nakhon Si Thammarat 120,836
17 Khlong Luang 118,551
18 Nakhon Pathom 117,927
19 Rayong 106,737
20 Phitsanulok 103,427
21 Chanthaburi 99,819
22 Pattaya 97,296
23 Yala 93,558
24 Ratchaburi 92,448
25 Nakhon Sawan 91,802
26 Phuket 89,072
27 Ban Mai 86,899
28 Songkhla 84,264
29 Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya 81,962
30 Chiang Rai 78,756
31 Bang Kruai 78,305
32 Sakon Nakhon 76,237
33 Krathum Baen 72,819
34 Saraburi 67,763
35 Trang 66,713
36 Sattahip 65,444
37 Kanchanaburi 63,699
38 Nong Khai 63,609
39 Samut Sakhon 63,498
40 Ban Lam Luk Ka 60,700
41 Kamphaeng Phet 58,787
42 Chaiyaphum 58,350
43 Uttaradit 58,313
44 Lop Buri 57,761
45 Ban Pong 57,559
46 Phra Phutthabat 57,008
47 Chumphon 55,835
48 Klaeng 55,619
49 Kalasin 55,102
50 Suphan Buri 53,399
51 Tha Maka 52,907
52 Ban Talat Yai 52,192
53 Maha Sarakham 51,584
54 Phetchabun 50,656
55 Hua Hin 50,456
56 Ko Samui 50,000
57 Chachoengsao 49,741
58 Cha-am 49,375
59 Pak Chong 48,999
60 Narathiwat 47,771
61 Pran Buri 47,293
62 Surin 46,673
63 Phetchaburi 46,601
64 Chum Phae 46,335
65 Sadao 46,236
66 Si Sa Ket 44,751
67 Mae Sot 44,563
68 Pattani 43,690
69 Phatthalung 43,522
70 Lamphun 43,196

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