Population 28.25 million
Urban population The total urban population is 35.19 as of 2016. The highest value was in 2016 which was 35.19 and the lowest was 19.10 in the 1990.
Human development index The human development index for Yemen was 0.452. Because their HDI is so low they are being put in to the low development category.
% of children reaching year 5 91.1% of children will reach grade 5.
Population using improved water sources Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access) in Yemen was 46.50 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 58.50 in 1990, while its lowest value was 46.50 in 2008.
Adult literacy level Literacy. According to the United Nations, the adult literacy rate for Yemen in 2007 is 40.5 percent for females and 77 percent for males. The overall literacy rate for the population of ages 15 and older was 49 percent.
Life expectancy at birth 64.95 years
Under-five mortality rate
(per 1000 live births) 55.3 % under-five mortality per 1000 live births
(per 100,000 live births) Maternal mortality ratio of Yemen fell gradually from 488 deaths per 100,000 live births in 1996 to 385 deaths per 100,000 live births in 2015. Maternal mortality ratio is the number of women who die during pregnancy and childbirth, per 100,000 live births.
Population under 15 years The population of Yemen was about 28 million according to 2016 estimates, with 46% of the population being under 15 years old In, the 1950s it was 4.3 million people under the age of 15.