Lampang province

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Lampang
ลำปาง
ᩃᩣᩴᨻᩣ᩠ᨦ
จังหวัดลำปาง · ᨧᩢ᩠ᨦᩉ᩠ᩅᩢᨯᩃᩣᩴᨻᩣ᩠ᨦ
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From left to right, top to bottom : Wat Phra That Lampang Luang, Chae Son National Park, Wat Sri Chum, Wat Phra Kaeo Don Tao, Wang River, The Thai Elephant Conservation Center
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Nickname(s): 
Khelang Nakhon
Kukuta Nakhon
(white rooster city)
Mueang Rot Ma
(horse carriage city)
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Map of Thailand highlighting Lampang province
Country Thailand
Capital Lampang
Government
  GovernorSithichai Jindaluang
(since October 2021)
Area
[1]
  Total12,488 km2 (4,822 sq mi)
  Rank Ranked 9th
Population
 (2019) [2]
  Total738,316
  Rank Ranked 33rd
  Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
   Rank Ranked 70th
Human Achievement Index
[3]
  HAI (2017)0.6450 "high"
Ranked 9th
Time zone UTC+7 (ICT)
Postal code
52xxx
Calling code 054
ISO 3166 code TH-52
Vehicle registration ลำปาง
Website www.lampang.go.th

Lampang (Thai : ลำปาง, pronounced [lām.pāːŋ] ; Northern Thai: ᩃᩣᩴᨻᩣ᩠ᨦ) is one of Thailand's seventy-six provinces (changwat), lies in upper northern Thailand. The old name of Lampang was Khelang Nakhon.

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  2. 1 2 รายงานสถิติจำนวนประชากรและบ้านประจำปี พ.ส.2562 [Statistics, population and house statistics for the year 2019]. Registration Office Department of the Interior, Ministry of the Interior. stat.bora.dopa.go.th (in Thai). 31 December 2019. Retrieved 26 February 2020.
  3. 1 2 Human achievement index 2017 by National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB), pages 1-40, maps 1-9, retrieved 14 September 2019, ISBN 978-974-9769-33-1
  4. UNESCO - MAB Biosphere Reserves Directory - Huai Tak Teak Biosphere Reserve
  5. 1 2 "ข้อมูลพื้นที่อุทยานแห่งชาติ (เตรียมการ) 22 แห่ง" [Information of 22 National Parks Areas (Preparation)]. Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (in Thai). December 2020. Retrieved 1 November 2022.
  6. 1 2 3 4 5 6 "ข้อมูลพื้นที่อุทยานแห่งชาติ ที่ประกาศในราชกิจจานุบกษา 133 แห่ง" [National Park Area Information published in the 133 Government Gazettes]. Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (in Thai). December 2020. Retrieved 1 November 2022.
  7. 1 2 "ตาราง 5 พื้นที่เขตรักษาพันธุ์สัตว์ป่า พ.ศ. 2562" [Table 5 Wildlife Sanctuary Areas in 2019](PDF). Department of National Parks, Wildlife Sanctuaries and Plant Conservation (in Thai). 2019. Retrieved 1 November 2022.
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  9. Kongrut, Anchalee (21 October 2015). "Sustaining environmental activism". Bangkok Post. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
  10. "Number of local government organizations by province". dla.go.th. Department of Local Administration (DLA). 26 November 2019. Retrieved 10 December 2019. 52 Lampang: 1 PAO, 1 City mun., 3 Town mun., 38 Subdistrict mun., 60 SAO.
Lampang province
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"Lampang" in Thai language (top) and
Northern Thai with Tai Tham script (bottom)

Coordinates: 18°41′44.46″N99°43′32.33″E / 18.6956833°N 99.7256472°E / 18.6956833; 99.7256472