The people of Thailand have a fairly large population of about 61,230,000. There is a major health problem that is affecting Thailand as well as the rest of the world. It’s the high percentage of people with AIDS, thus causing the life expectancy of the population to lower, This is also causing the population and growth rate to lower, the infant mortality rates to higher, and the changing percentage of men to women. The growth rate of Thailand is .93% with a life expectancy of 68. The religion in this country is Thai at 75% of the population; the second most common is Chinese with 14%, and 11% of the population worships a different type of religion. The languages most frequently spoken are Thai, and English.
The government that Thailand uses is called a Constitutional Monarchy. What this is, it’s a set of laws laided down by the people of the nation. The King and Queen do not have the power as they did in the 16th and 17th century. The name less frequently used in Thailand called The Kingdom Of Thailand, and the more frequently used name is Thailand. The capital of Thailand is Bangkok, and the initials are TH. One of the things citizens of Thailand takes pride in is that they were never colonized. They withheld their country and became a nation in 1238 having a strong country and not being defeated by the British.
The way that the country gets around is the same way we get around. Their cars are as modern as ours, and many people use them to for daily transportation. They have 3,940 km. of railways in the entire country. They also have highways like us but not some of them. Some of our highways are in not so good of shape. They have about 63,000 paved highways and 1,600 unpaved highways. The waterways within this country are average with about 4,000-km.
Poverty in Thailand is not as bad as people compared to many other countries around the world. The percentage of poverty below average is 12.5%. The inflation rates of consumer prices are going up about...