TABLE 2: NUMBER AND PERCENTAGE OF THE ELDERLY BY ECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND SEX, 1994.
Economic Characteristics Number Percentage
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Economic Activities 4,011,854 1,801,780 2,210,074 100.0 100.0 100.0
    Employed1,279,262752,304526,95831.941.823.8
    Unemployed2,732,5921,049,4761,683,11668.158.276.2
Occupation 1,279,262 752,304 526,958 100.0 100.0 100.0
    Agriculture Sector717,935443,864274,07156.159.052.0
    Non-Agriculture Sector561,327308,440252,88743.941.048.0
Average Working Hour Per Week 46.0 47.7 43.3 - - - - - -
Income 4,011,854 1,801,780 2,210,074 100.0 100.0 100.0
    Have Income3,968,9901,780,4502,188,54098.998.899.0
    No Income42,86421,33021,5341.11.21.0
Average Income Per Year 1/ 31,093 33,253 27,915 - - - - - -
Income Sufficiency 3,968,990 1,780,450 2,188,540 100.0 100.0 100.0
    Enough2,453,5711,079,6671,373,90461.860.662.8
    Not Enough1,403,653657,903745,75035.437.034.1
    More than Enough105,29540,37264,9232.72.33.0
    Unknown6,4712,5083,9630.10.10.1

Note : 1/ Excluding unknow.
Source : Report of the 1994 Survey of Elderly in Thailand, National Statistical Office.