Country: Yemen

Population: 22,230,531

Capital: Sanaa

Time Zone: UTC+3

Currency Name: Yemeni rial (YER)

Government Type: republic

Languages: Arabic

Ethnic Breakdown: predominantly Arab; but also Afro-Arab, South Asians, Europeans

Religion: Muslim including Shaf'i (Sunni) and Zaydi (Shi'a), small numbers of Jewish, Christian, and Hindu

Major Cities: Sana'a

Phone Country Code: 697

Health Concerns:

Official Tourism Website:

High Travel Season: no peak season

Voltage: 220/230 V - 50 Hz

Electrical Plug Type: a, d, g

Major Holidays:

Misc Fact / Good to Know: The average wedding feast in Yemen lasts 21 days.