Yemen became an independent state in 1990, after gaining its sovereignty from The United Kingdom. The population of Yemen is 24,771,809 (2012) and the nation has a density of 47 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Yemen is the Yemeni Rial (YER). As well, the people of Yemen are refered to as Yemeni.
The dialing code for the country is 967 and the top level internet domain for Yemeni sites is .ye.
To learn more, visit our detailed Yemen section.
|Density||46.9 / km2 ( 121.5 / mi2 )|
|GDP||35,954,502,304 (2013 data)|
|GDP per Capita||1,451 (2013 data)|
|Land Area||527,968 km2 (203,850 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Saudi Arabia, Oman|
What is the capital of Yemen?
Sanaa is the capital city of Yemen. It has a population of 1,937,451, and is located on a latitue of 15.35 and longitude of 44.21.
Sanaa is also the political center of Yemen, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Sanaa, the Capital Of Yemen
|Elevation||2253 meters over sea level|
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