Yemen

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Yemeni rial
Official Language
Form of Government
Constitutional republic
Dominant-party system
Presidential system
Contained by
Area
527,968 km² (203850 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
5,647,251,908 (1990, US$)
5,930,370,370 (1991, US$)
6,463,649,985 (1992, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
2,600 (2008, US$)
 

Country

FIPS Code
YM
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
ye
Languages spoken
National anthem
United Republic
Calling Code
967
ISO Short Name
YEMEN
 

Coat of Arms Bearer

Coat of Arms used
Coat of arms of Yemen
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Assembly of Representatives of Yemen
Shura Council of Yemen
Governing officials
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Yemeni
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
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US Vice President

President
Ali Abdullah Saleh
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Dated location

Date founded
1990-05-22
 

Countries

Continent
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
IOC Code
YEM
Olympics participated in
 

Location

Geolocation
46.1 × 14.5697040404
People born here
Contains
Adjectival form
Yemeni
Yemenite
Events
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
UTC+3
 

Statistical region

Internet users as percentage of population
6.89 (2008)
0 (1990)
0.001 (1996)
Places exported to
Places imported from
Life expectancy
56.603 (1992)
56.842 (1993)
57.092 (1994)
Religions
Zaydi
Oil production
288,400,000,000 (2009)
Natural gas production
454,700 (2009)
Electricity production
5,665,000,000 (2007)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
6.551 (1990)
7.011 (1991)
7.277 (1992)
Fertility rate
7.292 (1960)
7.308 (1961)
7.328 (1962)
GDP growth rate
6.293 (1991)
8.208 (1992)
4.002 (1993)
 

Military Combatant

Military Conflicts
Armed forces
Yemen Army
Yemen Navy
Yemeni Air Force
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Yemen (1990-05-22)
 

Organization member

Member of
Arab Monetary Fund
United Nations (1947-09-30)
 

Administrative Area

Short name
ye
Adjectival form
Yemeni
Administrative parent
Administrative children
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