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Republic o Yemen
الجمهورية اليمنية

Banner o Yemen
Emblem o Yemen
Banner Emblem
Motto: 
الله، الوَطَن، الثَورة، الوَحدة (Arabic)
"Allāh, al-Waṭan, ath-Thawrah, al-Waḥdah"
"God, Kintra, Revolution, Unity"
Anthem: 
نشيد اليمن الوطني (Arabic)
Nashīd al-Yaman al-Waṭanī
"Unitit Republic"
Location o Yemen
Capital Sana'a (de jure, Houthi Govrenment)
Aden (Temporary, Hadi Govrenment)
Lairgest ceety Sana'a
Offeecial leids Arabic
Releegion Islam
Demonym Yemeni
Govrenment Proveesional govrenment
(in dispute)
• Preses
Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi (Aden)
Mohammed Ali al-Houthi (Sana'a)
Legislatur Hoose o Representatives
Establishment
• North Yemen unthirldoma

1 November 1918
• Sooth Yemen unthirldomb

30 November 1967
22 May 1990
Aurie
• Tot
527,829 km2 (203,796 sq mi) (50t)
• Watter (%)
negligible
Population
• 2011 estimate
23,833,000[1] (48t)
• 2004 census
19,685,000[1]
• Density
44.7/km2 (115.8/sq mi) (160t)
GDP (PPP) 2012 estimate
• Total
$58.202 billion[2]
• Per capita
$2,249[2]
GDP (nominal) 2012 estimate
• Total
$36.700 billion[2]
• Per capita
$1,418[2]
HDI (2013) Steady 0.500[3]
law · 154t
Siller Yemeni rial (YER)
Time zone (UTC+3)
Drives on the richt[4]
Cawin code +967
Internet TLD .ye, اليمن.
  1. Frae the Ottoman Empire.
  2. Frae the Unitit Kinrick.

Yemen (Arabic: اليَمَن al-Yaman), offeecially the Republic o Yemen (Arabic: الجمهورية اليمنية al-Jumhuuriyya al-Yamaniyya) is a kintra locatit on the Arabian Peninsula in Soothwast Asie. It is bordered bi Saudi Arabie tae the north, the Red Sea tae the wast, the Arabian Sea an Gulf o Aden tae the sooth, an Oman tae the east.

Yemen's land aurie is juist unner 530,000 km2 (204,634 sq mi), an its territory includes ower 200 islands, the lairgest o which is Socotra, aboot 415 km (258 mi) tae the sooth o mainland Yemen, aff the coast o Somalie. Yemen is the ae state in the Arabian Peninsula tae hae a purely republican form o government. Its caipital is Sana'a.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Statistical Yearbook 2011". Central Statistical Organisation. Retrieved 24 February 2013. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Yemen". International Monetary Fund. Retrieved 24 April 2012. 
  3. "2014 Human Development Report Summary" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2014. pp. 21–25. Retrieved 27 July 2014. 
  4. "Yemen". International News Safety Institute. Retrieved 14 October 2009.