Thailand Economics

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US/Thai Currency Rate:

1 USD=29.86THB

thaimoney
Thai Money


Gross National Product:

$517.53 Billion PPP dollars

Average Income:

$5.36 an hour or 164 Baht

Unemployment Percentage:

1.2%

Gross Domestic Product:

$584.768

thaimarket
Thai Floating Market


Effects on Health:

The HIV/AIDS pandemic is on the rise in Thailand because of increased risk of sexual interaction between young people and the amount of new STI cases. This is partly due to the low economic situation the country is in.

Exports:

Thailand is the world's biggest rice producer.
It also produces cassava, corn, sugarcane, and coconuts.

thairice
Rice Farmers




Questions:

1. What is Thailand the world's biggest producer of?
A. Rice
B. Corn
C. Beef
D. Wheat

2. The current unemployment percentage in Thailand is what?
A. 3.2%
B. 2.1%
C. 1.2%
D. 1.7%

Answers:

1.A.
2. C.


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References:


1. Economy of Thailand - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (n.d.). Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved May 1, 2011, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economy_of_Thailand