DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGE AND THE DEMOGRAPHIC DIVIDEND IN THAILAND

@inproceedings{Wongboonsin2005DEMOGRAPHICCA,
  title={DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGE AND THE DEMOGRAPHIC DIVIDEND IN THAILAND},
  author={Kua Wongboonsin and Philip Guest and Vipan Prachuabmoh},
  year={2005}
}
Associated with a rapid decline in fertility, Thailand is experiencing major changes in its age structure. The proportion of the population aged less than 15 is declining, while the proportion in labour force and older ages is increasing. In 2009, the proportion in labour-force ages will reach a peak of 67.8 per cent and will then decline. Therefore the current demographic situation provides Thailand with the opportunity to increase economic growth, an increase often referred to as a… CONTINUE READING