Table 1 : Population size by sex, 1970,1980,1990,1999 and 2000

(million persons)

Year

Both sexes

Women

Men

Sex ratio

1970

34.4

17.3

17.1

99.1

 

(100.0)

(50.2)

(49.8)

 

1980

44.8

22.5

22.3

99.3

 

(100.0)

(50.2)

(49.8)

 

1990

54.6

27.5

27.1

98.5

 

(100.0)

(50.4)

(49.6)

 

19991/

61.6

30.9

30.7

99.5

 

(100.0)

(50.2)

(49.8)

 

20001/

62.4

31.3

31.1

99.4

 

(100.0)

(50.2)

(49.8)

 

 
Source: National Statistical Office (NSO) ; Population & Housing Census, 1970, 1980,1990.
1/ Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board(NESDB);
Population Projection for Thailand 1990-2020, March 1995.
Note : Figures in parenthesis are percentages.