Facts and stats about Yemen

25.41 million

Population. Ranked 47th in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 134th in 2012.


Oman 288 km, Saudi Arabia 1,458 km
Largest city Sana'a - 1,972,011
Capital city Sana'a - 1,972,011
Major language Arabic
Major religion Islam
Monetary unit Yemeni rial
Alternative names Yemen, Rep., Yemen, Rep, Al Yaman, Yemen Rep., Yemen Rep, democratic yemen, Republic of Yemen, Yemen, Al Jumhuriyah al Yamaniyah, Dem. Yemen (former)
Groups failed states, Former British colonies, Hot countries, Least Developed Countries, Middle Eastern and North Africa, Muslim countries, World

Interesting observations about Yemen


Al-Jumhuriya al-Yamaniya [Yaman] (Republic of Yemen) Yemen is a country in Arabia. The main religion is Islam. The main language is Arabic. Yemen seceded from Turkey in 1918 and merged with South-Yemen in 1990. The country is a presidential republic where despite democratic structures there is no fair chance for the opposition.

Posted on 31 Dec 2004

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