Thai demand for higher education cooling as population ages

Short on time? Here are the highlights:

  • Owing to low fertility and population growth rates, the Thai population is ageing quickly
  • The population of college-aged Thais will shrink by about 20% this decade
  • These prevailing demographic trends are at odds with many of Thailand’s regional neighbours in Southeast Asia
  • They are also contributing to significant supply-demand gaps in the Thai education system

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