Pathum Thani Province
Map of Thailand highlighting Pathum Thani Province
|Capital||Pathum Thani town|
|• Total||1,525.9 km2 (589.2 sq mi)|
|Area rank||Ranked 69th|
|• Density rank||Ranked 4th|
|Time zone||ICT (UTC+7)|
|ISO 3166 code||TH-13|
The province is north of Bangkok.
Geography[change | change source]
Many canals are in the province. They are used to feed the rice paddies.
History[change | change source]
Education and technology[change | change source]
Pathum Thani has a very high concentration of higher education institutions, especially ones in the field of science and technology. This, together with a large number of industrial parks and research facilities (including those in Thailand Science Park), make the region the educational and technology hub of the area.
- Academic institutes
- There are 10 of them.
- Research bodies
- There are 9 of them.
- Industrial parks
References[change | change source]
- "Population of the Kingdom" (PDF). Department of Provincial Affairs (DOPA) Thailand (in Thai). 2014-12-31. Retrieved 19 Mar 2015.
- "Population Statistics 2008". Department of Provincial Administration. Retrieved 2010-06-28.
Pathum Thani town population 18,843; Rangsit town population 76,843
- "Pathum Thani". Amazing Thailand. Tourism Authority of Thailand. Retrieved 2015-01-03.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Pathum Thani travel guide from Wikivoyage