Yemen Yemen: 19,194 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Yemen is a country in Western Asia.
Yemen has a population of 25,54 million and therefore ranks 49th most populous country in the world. Yemen has a fertility rate von 4,15 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Yemen in the year 2050 will first rise to 42,50 million and in the year 2100 will fall again to 42,18 million. The life expectency in Yemen is low in the international comparison at 63,0 years.

With an area of 527.970 sq. km Yemen ranks 49th among all countries in the world. The population density of Yemen is 48,4 people per sq. km (World rank 152). By 2050 the population density will rise to 80,5 people per sq. km. The border of Yemen with its neighbor countries is 1.746 km in total length. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 1.906 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2016 came to 27,32 billion US $ and ranks 102th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita is 990 US $ and ranks at the lower end in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 47,1 % of the GDP, therefore Yemen ranks among the countries with a medium debt level. Yemen has an unemployment rate of 17,1 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1947
ISO country code YE
Internet Domain .ye
License plate YAR
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Yemen

All datasets for Yemen by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (163)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (181)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (17,608)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Geography and Agriculture (464)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (29)
Internet users
Merchant marine