—The purpose of this research were study the factors effected quality of life and way of life of agriculturist in economic village model. Research samples were agriculturist of 111 households. Research tools were questionnaire and interview. Statistics used for data analysis were frequency, percentage, mean, and standard deviation. Research results were the way of life and quality of life of agriculturist in economic village model, DokBua village. There are 215 households with population of 763. The village is divided in 10 groups and governed by Ban Tun Sub-district Administrative Organization. The most of the villagers work such as make handicrafts. Villagers are promoted to work in a village which was the basketwork is used and for sale in a small group in a village and expand to other villages. Basket and coop are well-known and benefit products which are OTOP of Phayao. The factors effected for quality of life and way of life of agriculturist were villagers used land for planting rice and raising animals. Most of the villagers were informed about the philosophy of sufficiency economy via meeting so the villagers have adequate food from their organic farm. They live on a saving budget according to His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s philosophy of sufficiency economy that make them to save money and can pay for debt. They buy food from the local market and inform family member about budget planning. Villagers are also do household account and can save money. For quality of life in Dok Bua village is a drug free village.
—Quality of life, way of life style, sufficiency economy.
S. Pichedboonkiat is with the Business Administrator and Liberal Art Faculty at Rajamanggala University of Technology Lanna, Chiang Rai Campus, Thailand (e-mail: email@example.com).
Cite: Sirichom Pichedboonkiat, "Life Quality and Way of Life Style of Prototype of Sufficiency Economy at Dokbua Village, Phayao Province, Thailand," International Journal of Social Science and Humanity vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 134-137, 2017.