Yemen Map

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Map of Yemen

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About Yemen

Yemen is officially named the Republic of Yemen. It is an Arab country located in Southwest Asia on the southern end of Arabian Peninsula. The neighbors are Oman in the east and Saudi Arabia in the north. It is bordered by Red Sea to the west, and Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Aden to the south. Yemen consists of more than 200 islands with the largest being Socotra.

The capital and largest city is Sana’a. Although temporary the capital city since 2015 is Aden. The official language is Arabic.

Yemen used to be home for one of the trading states called Sabaeans, later Jewish and then Islam.

The Facts:
Capital: Sana'a, Aden (Capital-in-exile)
Area: 214,000 sq mi (555,000 sq km)
Population: ~ 35,000,000
Official language: Arabic
Religion: Islam
Ethnic groups: 92.8% Arabs
3.7% Somalis
3.5% other
Currency: Yemeni rial (YER)
Driving side: right
Calling code: +967
Internet TLD: .ye
Time zone: UTC+3 (AST)

Largest cities: Sana'a, Ta'izz, Al Hudaydah, Aden, Ibb, Dhamar, Mukalla, Seiyun, Zinjibar, Sayyan, Ash Shihr, Sahar, Zabid, Hajjah, Bajil District, Dhi as-Sufal, Rada'a, Socotra, Bait al-Faqih, al-Marawi'a, Yarim, Al Bayda', 'Amran, Lahij, Abs, Harad, Dimnat Chadir, Ataq, al-Mahabischa, Baihan, Marib, Thula, Az Zaydiyah, Mudiyah, Khamir, Hais, ad-Dahi, Mocha, Al Ghaydah, Al Mahwit.

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Governorates of Yemen:

Governorate Capital Population Area in sq km
Abyan Zinjibar 21,939 700,000
Aden Aden 1,114 1,200,000
Al Bayda Al Bayda 11,193 950,000
Al Hudaydah Al Hudaydah 17,509 4,000,000
Al Jawf Al Hazm 30,620 750,000
Al Mahrah Al Ghaydah 122,500 400,000
Al Mahwit Al Mahwit 2,858 820,000
Amanat Al Asimah Sana'a 126 1,300,000
'Amran 'Amran 9,587 1,300,000
Dhale Dhale 4,786 700,000
Dhamar Dhamar 10,495 1,800,000
Hadramaut Mukalla 191,737 1,450,000
Hajjah Hajjah 10,141 2,000,000
Ibb Ibb 6,484 4,200,000
Lahij Lahij 15,210 1,000,000
Ma'rib Ma'rib 20,023 550,000
Raymah Al-Jabin 3,442 550,000
Sa'dah Sa'dah 15,022 1,100,000
Sana'a Sana'a 15,052 2,400,000
Shabwah Ataq 47,728 750,000
Socotra Archipelagob Hadibu 2,359 70,000
Taiz Taiz 12,605 5,000,000

Last Updated: November 09, 2023