The Interesting Indicators April 2014


The Income and Expenditure of Household in 2013 (First 6 Months)
Average monthly income per household      25,403 baht (increase 4.6% of 2011)
Average monthly expenditure per household  19,259 baht (increase 5.2% of 2011)
Average amount of debt per household       159,492 baht (increase 8.7% of 2011)
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The Reading Habit of Population: 2013

Percent of children (aged 0-5 years), Reading out of school period 58.9%
- Children in Bangkok were the top rank, with 70.1%
- Children in the Northeastern were the lowest rank, with 53.5%
Percent of population (aged 6 years and over), Reading out of school/work period 81.8%
- Bangkok was the top rank, with 94.6%
- The Northeastern was the lowest rank, with 77.2%
Type of publication read by population (aged 6 years and over) 
- Newspaper was the most popular with 73.7%
- Textbook was the least popular with 29.5%
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The Use of Information and Communication Technology in Household: 2013 

Population (aged 6 years and over) used computer  24.8% 
Population (aged 6 years and over) used internet 19.2%     
Population (aged 6 years and over) used mobile phone 73.3%     
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