The unemployment rate in Thailand fell to 1.37 percent in the second quarter of 2022 from 1.53 percent in the previous quarter. This was the lowest figure since the first quarter of 2020, amid the loosening of COVID-19 restrictions. The state planning agency said in a statement that employment climbed 3.1% from a year earlier in the second quarter and the job situation improved to close to pre-pandemic levels. source: Bank of Thailand
Unemployment Rate in Thailand averaged 2.23 percent from 1977 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 7.75 percent in the first quarter of 1986 and a record low of 0.47 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012. This page provides the latest reported value for - Thailand Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Thailand Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2022.
Unemployment Rate in Thailand is expected to be 1.90 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Thailand Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 2.20 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.