Thailand population

Demographic crisis in Thailand: COVID-19 worsens poverty

Thailand’s birth rate is plummeting as COVID-19 pushes couples to rethink having children. / CGTN Thailand’s birth rate is plummeting as COVID-19 pushes couples to rethink having children. / CGTN It is a pandemic that has inevitably changed life as we know it. When the COVID-19 public health crisis first set in, many playfully speculated […]

Thailand population

50% of Thai population will receive Covid-19 vaccine when available – Minister of Health

Half of Thailand’s population will receive an injection of the Covid-19 vaccine once it is released and available to the public, Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul said. The University of Oxford and pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca are researching the new vaccine. Thailand is expected to be Southeast Asia’s production site for the new vaccine. The health […]

Thailand population

Thailand’s Demographic Challenges »MercatorNet

Some time ago, we discussed Thailand’s demographic challenges: it is another Asian country with a rapidly aging population and declining fertility rates. Now for an update comes an article by a young Thai writer on the demographic issues facing this country. According to Sasiwan Chingchit, program manager for The Asia Foundation (Thailand), as the country […]