Southern Region · Population

Question: What is the population of Southern Region? Answer: Southern Region (ภาคใต้), Thailand (capital: -) - last known population is ≈ 8 871 000 (year 2010). This was 13.301% of total Thailand population. In this year, Southern Region population density was 125.4 p/km². If population growth rate would be same as in period 2000-2010 (+0.95%/year), Southern Region population in 2018 would be: 9 570 748*.

Population history [1]

Annual population change

[1947-1960] +3.24 %/year
[1960-1970] +2.7 %/year
[1970-1980] +2.8 %/year
[1980-1990] +2.16 %/year
[1990-2000] +1.48 %/year
[2000-2010] +0.95 %/year


GPS coordinates: 7.610911, 100.05988

Southern Region on city and population density map

City density [2]population density [3]Legend (Click on marker to hide it)

Sources, Notices

1947c, 1960c, 1970c, 1980c, 1990c, 2000c, 2010c. Legend: e-estimate, c-census, o-other, ..
* Unofficial, calculated population.
** In some cases boundaries changes also influence the comparability of the population data. Data is provided "as is" without warranty or any representation of accuracy, timeliness or completeness. Terms of use.
[1] Sources
National Statistical Office of Thailand
Population and housing census 1990, 2000, 2010
Research and Development Form and structure Development Office Form and structure. Retrieved 2015-02-06 and 2018-02-07 [in Thai]
Census 2010 statistical tables
Statistical Forecasting Bureau (2010). 2010 Thailand Statistical Yearbook (Special edition) (PDF). National Statistical Office. PDF, 50 Mb !
[2] City density map, generated by using data provided to us by website. Every circle is city with population over 5000. Link
[3] Population density map generated by instructions from daysleeperrr on reddig. Link1. Used data source is the Gridded Population of the World (GPW), v3 online at the the Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) at Columbia University. Link2. Additional urban land cover: Extracted from Global Land Cover Characteristics Data Base Version 2.0 and Binary MOD12Q1 data on Link3 (PNG,0.5Mb).