Yemen

yemenCapital City: Sanaa
Population (Millions): 24

ECONOMIC OVERVIEW

GDP Per Capita: US$ 2600
GDP per Sector:
Agriculture – 8.2 %
Industry – 38.8 %
Services – 53%
Currency: YER
Ex.Rates: 220
Big Cities (>100,000): Sanaa
Urban Population: 32%
Languages: Arabic

Background:Yemen Rep. is a lower income country comes under Middle East and North African Region, according to the Classification made by the World Bank on the basis of income and region for year 2006.

The country has a total surface area of 528.0 thousand square kilometers as in 2004 with a total forest area of 5,490.0 square kilometers in 2000.