Population: 61,797,751

Languages: Thai, English (secondary language of the elite), ethnic and regional dialects

Background: A unified Thai kingdom was established in the mid-14th century; it was known as Siam until 1939. Thailand is the only southeast Asian country never to have been taken over by a European power. A bloodless revolution in 1932 led to a constitutional...

Currency: Thai Baht (THB, THB (34.08 = US$1))

Data from CIA World Factbook. Click on CIA link for more. Click on map or flag for larger images.


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Thai Typographic People

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Related Links

 · CIA World Factbook: Thailand
 · Ethnologue: Languages of Thailand
 · BBC Country profile: Thailand