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Population of Yemen 2022

Yemen, officially the Republic of Yemen, is a country located on the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia. It is the second-largest Arab sovereign state in the peninsula. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Yemen in 2021 is 30,000,968 ( 30 million or 3 Crore)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Yemen Population 2022

Yemen has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of  2.28%. Its estimated population in 2022 is  31,154,866 (31.15 million)* equivalent to 0.38% of the total world population. The total Land Area of Yemen is 555,000 sq. km (214,000 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Yemen is 56 per Km2 (146 people per mi2).

Population of Yemen in 2022 – 31.1 million or 3.1 Crore (Approx)
Yemen2022 Population
Total Population31,154,866 ( 31.1 million or 3.1 Crore)
Global Rank48
Share of World Pop.0.38%
Land Area 311,888 sq.km (120,421 sq. mi)
Area Rank49
Pop. Density56 people/sq. km
Capital CitySanaa

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Yemen Demographics
Fertility Rate* of Yemen3.84
Infant mortality rate ** in Yemen2.1
Median Age in Yemen 20.2 Years
Life Expectancy in Yemen79.27 years
Urban Population of  Yemen38.4 %

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Yemen

Religion in Yemen

  • Sunni Islam – 65%
  • Zaidiyyah (Shia Islam)-  33.45%
  • Ismāʿīlism (Shia Islam) – 1.51%
  • Other religion – 0.01%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Yemen by Population

#CityProvincePopulation
1Sana’aSan‘a’17,07,531
2AdenAden5,88,938
3TaizTaiz4,66,968
4Al HudaydahAl Hudaydah4,09,994
5IbbIbb2,12,992
6MukallaHadhramaut1,82,478
7DhamarDhamar1,46,346
8‘Amran‘Amran77,825
9BajilAl Hudaydah55,760
10SadahSadah51,870