Thailand
 
 
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Population
69,625,582 Source
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Welcome to Thailand

Flag Description
five horizontal bands of red (top), white, blue (double width), white, and red; the red color symbolizes the nation and the blood of life; white represents religion and the purity of Buddhism; blue stands for the monarchy

note: similar to the flag of Costa Rica but with the blue and red colors reversed

Independence / Republic Days
Constitutional monarchy 24 June 1932
- 2007 Constitution 24 August 2007

Capital
Bangkok

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Calling code
+66

Currency
Baht (?) (THB)

Geographic Coordinates
13°45'N 100°29'E

Official language
Thai

Location
Southeastern Asia, bordering the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand, southeast of Burma

Geographic coordinates
15 00 N, 100 00 E

Map references
Southeast Asia

Area
total: 513,120 sq km
country comparison to the world: 51
land: 510,890 sq km
water: 2,230 sq km

Area - comparative
slightly more than twice the size of Wyoming

Coastline
3,219 km

Maritime claims
territorial sea: 12 nm
exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: 200 m depth or to the depth of exploitation

Elevation extremes
lowest point: Gulf of Thailand 0 m
highest point: Doi Inthanon 2,576 m

Nationality
noun: Thai (singular and plural)
adjective: Thai

Languages
Thai (official) 90.7%, Burmese 1.3%, other 8%
note: English is a secondary language of the elite (2010 est.)

Flag description
five horizontal bands of red (top), white, blue (double width), white, and red; the red color symbolizes the nation and the blood of life; white represents religion and the purity of Buddhism; blue stands for the monarchy
note: similar to the flag of Costa Rica but with the blue and red colors reversed

National symbol(s)
garuda (mythical half-man, half-bird figure); elephant

National anthem
name: "Phleng Chat Thai" (National Anthem of Thailand)

National Anthem lyrics/music
Luang SARANUPRAPAN/Phra JENDURIYANG
note: music adopted 1932, lyrics adopted 1939; by law, people are required to stand for the national anthem at 0800 and 1800 every day; the anthem is played in schools, offices, theaters, and on television and radio during this time; "Phleng Sansasoen Phra Barami" (A Salute to the Monarch) serves as the royal anthem and is played in the presence of the royal family and during certain state ceremonies

Budget
revenues: $80.91 billion
expenditures: $92.9 billion (2013 est.)

Taxes and other revenues
20.2% of GDP (2013 est.)
country comparison to the world: 165

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Thailand
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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