Focus countries

Thailand

As part of ADP’s scale-up phase from 2018 – 2023, Thailand is one of the new focus countries where ADP will be engaging its work. This page will be updated as ADP projects are implemented.

Country data

Country profile a
Human Development Index ranking 83
Population total (millions) 69
Gross national income per capita (USD) 15,516
Working poor at PPP $3.10 a day (% of total employment) 1
Public health expenditure (% of GDP) 4
Life expectancy at birth (years) 76
<5 mortality rate (per 1000 live births) 11
TB epidemiology b
TB incidence (per 100,000) 156
Deaths due to TB (per 100,000) 17
TB treatment coverage (%) 74
MDR-TB incidence (per 100,000) 6
Malaria epidemiology c
Cases of malaria (per 1000) 0.2
Deaths due to malaria (per 100,000) 0.1
NTDs epidemiology d
Population in need of PC / coverage of PC 73,495 / 93%

All data from 2017 unless stated. PC: preventive chemotherapy.

  • UNDP, ‘International Human Development Indicators’ (website), UNDP, New York. Accessed 24 September 2018.
  • Global Health Observatory, ‘Tuberculosis country profiles’ (website), WHO, Geneva. Accessed on 24 September 2018.
  • Global Health Observatory data repository for Malaria (website), WHO, Geneva. Accessed on 24 September 2018.
  • Preventive Chemotherapy (PC) Data Portal (website), WHO, Geneva. Accessed on 24 September 2018.

ADP focus countries