EC_EI_027 Thailand's Macro Economic Indicators 1/
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11. Population (Million persons)....66.5666.4166.1965.9365.73
22.GDP (New series) 2/      
32.1 GDP : Chain volume measures (billion baht)5,136.610,925.110,673.710,248.49,847.99,521.4
4      (% change)....2.44.24.13.43.1
5      2.1.1 Agriculture (Billions of Baht)321.0671.3672.4637.3608.6615.9
6         (% change)....-0.25.54.7-1.2-6.5
7      2.1.2 Non-agriculture (Billions of Baht)4,856.410,344.310,084.39,694.19,320.68,972.6
8         (% change)....2.64.04.03.94.2
9   2.2 GDP at current price (Billions of Baht)7,708.916,875.916,365.615,486.614,592.613,743.5
10      (% change)....3.15.76.16.23.9
11   2.3 GNP per capita (Baht : Person)........225,356.4215,010.2203,554.2191,723.1
123. Inflation      
13   3.1 Headline Consumer Price Index (2015=100)101.55102.65101.93100.85100.19100.00
14      (% change)-1.030.711.070.660.19-0.90
15   3.2 Core Consumer Price Index (2015=100) 3/102.79102.55102.02101.30100.74100.00
16     (% change)0.330.520.710.560.741.05
174. External Account      
18   4.1 Export (BOP basis) (Billions of USD)149.2242.7251.1233.7213.5213.4
19      (% change)-8.7-3.37.59.50.1-5.9
20   4.2 Import (BOP basis) (Billions of USD)123.6216.0228.7201.1177.7187.2
21      (% change)-14.9-5.613.713.2-5.1-10.6
22   4.3 Trade balance (Billions of USD)25.626.722.432.635.826.1
23   4.4 Current account balance (Billions of USD)14.338.428.544.043.427.8
24      (as % of GDP)....6.85.69.610.56.9
25   4.5 Net capital movement (Billions of USD)2.1-15.0-14.9-12.5-20.8-16.8
26      4.5.1 Central Bank-1.1-1.2-1.73.21.1-1.4
27      4.5.2 Government-2.10-1.004.403.201.00-1.70
28      4.5.3 Other Depository Corporation 4/-4.80-1.30-5.904.20-0.70-12.80
29      4.5.4 Other Sectors10.10-11.50-11.80-23.00-22.20-0.90
30   4.6 Balance of payments (Billions of USD)20.313.67.326.012.85.9
31   4.7 International reserves (Billions of USD)254.5224.3205.6202.6171.9156.5
32   4.8 Swap Obligation (Billions of USD)-22.9-34.7-33.7-36.7-25.8-11.7
33   4.9 Total debt outstanding (Billions of USD)172.5171.9163.1155.9132.8131.4
34      of which : Public debt 5/39.545.743.840.631.729.6
35   4.10 Total debt service ratio (%)6.96.96.25.85.96.4
36     of which : Public (included BOT since 1997)0.91.71.01.30.80.7
375. Government Finance (fiscal year)      
38   5.1 Overall cash balances (Billions of Baht)-1,011.9-310.0-396.1-406.3-381.9-344.2
39      (as % of GDP)-6.2-1.8-2.5-2.7-2.7-2.5
40   5.2 Total public debt outstanding (Billions of Baht) 6/7,579.96,901.86,781.06,369.35,988.45,783.3
41      Domestic debt7,439.16,684.46,519.06,067.85,641.95,423.0
426. Monetary Statistics 7/      
43   6.1 Narrow Money (Billions of Baht)2,416.52,214.42,095.22,038.91,864.21,778.1
44     (% change)15.55.72.89.44.85.7
45   6.2 Broad Money (Billions of Baht)22,486.320,841.020,109.619,212.918,295.717,554.6
46     (% change)10.63.64.75.04.24.4
47   6.3 Domestic Claims : Included investment (% change)6.62.74.84.74.55.2
48      Claims on Other Nonfinancial Corp. & Other Resident Sector (% change) 8/3.52.45.84.64.25.6
49   6.4 Other Depository Corporations deposits (% change) 9/10.63.94.75.13.85.1
50   6.5 Interest rate (year end) 10/      
51      6.5.1 Prime rate : Min5.256.006.036.036.256.50
52                Prime rate : Max5.586.356.606.606.606.85
53      6.5.2 Fixed deposits (1 yr.) : Min0.451.051.301.301.301.30
54                Fixed deposits (1 yr.) : Max0.501.551.501.501.501.50
557. Exchange rate 11/      
56      Baht : US$ (Reference rate) average (Baht : 1 USD)31.5431.0532.3133.9435.3034.25
578. Household Indicator 12/      
58      Loans from financial corporations to GDP (%)....79.978.478.179.481.2

Remark:
1/ Figures in the latest year column are "year-to-date" value which % change represent percentage changes from the same period of the previous year. Timeliness of the data varies across item, as stated below :
Item 1 is the annual data with timeliness of 1 year.
Item 2 is the annual data with a lag of 10 months.
Item 2 is the year-to-date value with timeliness of 7 weeks.
Item 3 is the average cumulative data from January - last month lag 1 month.
Items 4.1-4.4, 4.6-4.9, 5.1 and 6 are the year-to-date value with timeliness of 1 month.
Items 4.5 and 5.2 are the year-to-date value with timeliness of 2 months.
Item 4.10 is the year-to-date value with timeliness of 1 quarter.
Item 7 is the average for January upto the current month's values, with timeliness of 1 month.
item 8 Figures in the column of the latest year are ones that are prior to the current quarter with timeliness of 1 quarter.
2/ The NESDB has improved the compilation technique of the National Income in real terms from the traditional fixed based year to chain volume measures (CVM) and incorporated new economic activities, revising the benchmark in accordance with the most recent surveys and censuses starting from the series of 1990-2010 and onwards
3/ Exclude raw food and energy items from the consumer price index basket.
4/ Include Commercial bank and BIBF's.
5/ Include Bank of Thailand's debt.
6/ Exclude Bank of Thailand and Financial Institutions Development Fund's Debt.
7/ From 2003, the compilation method follows MFSM 2000.
8/ From 2009, the coverage has been changed from Other Nonfinancial Corp., Other Resident Sector & Other financial Corp. to Other Nonfinancial Corp. & Other Resident Sector.
9/ Excluding inter Other Depository Corporations.
10/ As quoted by the 5 largest banks.
11/ Since July 1997, the figures are represented by average inter-bank exchange rate.
12/ Loans from Fin corps to GDP is calculated from 'Total outstanding amount of household loans financial corporations' divided by 'Rolling 4-quarter sum of GDP', starting from 2007.