Thailand

Government , Economy , Culture , and Geography

Government

The chief of the state (Thailand) is  King PHUMIPHON Adunyadet , The Head of the government is Prime Minister YINGLAK Chinnawat. The name of the legislative branch isbicameral National Assembly or Rathasapha consisted of the Senate or Wuthisapha. The name of the judical branch is Constitutional Court, Supreme Court of Justice, and Supreme Administrative Court; all judges are appointed by the king. The date of when the Constitution was adopted was 24 August 2007.The age you have to be to be old enough to vote is 18 years of age; universal and compulsory

Economy

Thailands per Capita GDP is $646.1 billion (2012 est.)country comparison to the world: 25 $612 billion (2011 est.) $611.7 billion (2010 est.) note: data are in 2012 US dollars.The agriculturaul products include.The indistries are tourism, textiles and garments, agricultural processing, beverages, tobacco, cement, light manufacturing such as jewelry and electric appliances, computers and parts, integrated circuits, furniture, plastics, automobiles and automotive parts; world's second-largest tungsten producer and third-largest tin producer.Thailands import partners and % are Japan 18.4%, China 13.4%, UAE 6.3%, US 5.9%, Malaysia 5.4%, South Korea 4% .Thailands export partners and % are China 12%, Japan 10.5%, US 9.6%, Hong Kong 7.2%, Malaysia 5.4%, Singapore 5%, Indonesia 4.4%  The name of the currency is Thai Baht.

Culture

Thailands religions include Buddhist (official) 94.6%, Muslim 4.6%, Christian 0.7%, other 0.1% . Thailands languagesthat are spoken are Thai, English (secondary language of the elite), ethnic and regional dialects.Nationalities in Thailand is Thai .The etnic groups in Thailand is Thai 75%, Chinese 14%, other 11%.

Geography

Thailand has central plains; Khorat Plateau in the east; mountains elsewhere.Thailands natrual resources include tin, rubber, natural gas, tungsten, tantalum, timber, lead, fish, gypsum, lignite, fluorite,and  arable land.Thailand has some natrual hazards which some of a few  include  land subsidence in Bangkok area resulting from the depletion of the water table so in easier words its a drought.Thailands climate is usually tropical; rainy, warm, cloudy southwest monsoon (mid-May to September); dry, cool northeast monsoon (November to mid-March); southern isthmus always hot and humid.