Yemen

Summary

Official Language
Form of Government
Constitutional republic
Dominant-party system
Presidential system
Capital
Currency Used
Yemeni rial
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

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

Countries

Continent
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Yemen (1990-05-22)
 

Organization member

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

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Yemeni
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
Sa'dah Governorate is contained in both Yemen and Saudi Arabia. (But, neither Yemen nor Saudi Arabia is contained in the other., Sa'dah Governorate, Saudi Arabia, FixPlaces, Sa'dah Governorate)
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Coat of Arms Bearer

Coat of Arms used
Coat of arms of Yemen
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

US Vice President

President
Ali Abdullah Saleh
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Yemeni
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
ye
 

Location

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

Governmental Jurisdiction

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

Dated location

Date founded
1990-05-22
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
YEM
Olympics participated in
Athletes
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Military Combatant

Military Conflicts
Armed forces
Yemen Army
Yemen Navy
Yemeni Air Force
 

Statistical region

Life expectancy
56.842 (1993)
57.092 (1994)
57.379 (1995)
Oil production
288,400,000,000 (2009)
Religions
Zaydi
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)
Places exported to
Internet users as percentage of population
6.89 (2008)
0 (1990)
0.001 (1996)
Places imported from
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