Thailand’s Unemployment Rate Lowest in 3 Years as Tourism Rebounds

Thailand’s unemployment rate dropped to 1.05%, its lowest in three years, as the country’s tourism industry rebounds. Employment increased to 2.4% in January-March, up from a 1.5% rise in the previous three months, according to the National Economic and Social Development Council (NESDC).
In the first quarter of 2020, before the economy felt the full impact of the pandemic, the jobless rate in Thailand was at 1.03%.

Last Updated: 22 May 2023