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Population (2014):  67.74 million
Capital: Bangkok
Area: 513,120 sq km
Main Languages: Thai, English, ethnic and regional dialects
Religions: Buddhist (official) 93.6%, Muslim 4.9%, Christian 1.2%, other 0.2%, none 0.1%
Currency: Baht (THB)
GDP (2013): US$387.2 billion
GDP per capita (2013): US$5,778
GDP growth (2013): 2.9%
GDP contribution by sector (2013): Agriculture 12.2%, Industry 43.6%, Services 44.2% (2011 est.)
Urban population (2011): 34%
Life Expectancy (2014): 74.18 years
International dialling code: (+66)