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Yemen's Information

Flag of Yemen
Land Area 527,968 km2
Total Area 527,968km2 (#49)
Population 27,392,779 (#47)
Population Density 51.88/km2
Government Type In Transition
GDP (PPP) $73.45 Billion
GDP Per Capita $2,500
Currency Rial (YER)
Largest Cities
Yemen Flag:
Flag of Yemen

The flag of Yemen was officially adopted on May 22, 1990.

The flag is modeled after the tricolor flags of the former North and South divisions of the country. Red, white and black are all Pan-Arab colors that symbolize Arab unity.

Larger Yemen flag

Yemen Coat of Arms:
Flag of Yemen

Yemen's coat of arms is composed of a golden eagle bearing a shield with the Marib Dam and a coffee plant.

To the left and right of the eagle are Yemen national flags, and in the talons of the eagle is a scroll with the name of the country scripted in Arabic.

This page was last updated on July 10, 2020.

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