Yemen has a population of 26.4 million people, and a land mass of 527 000 km2. Life expectancy is 66 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 774, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP grew in 2019 with 2.1%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 22.5 billion.
Yemen is ranked at place n/a in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Yemen is ranked at place 176, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Yemen in 2020 were NOK 2 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Yemen at a value of NOK0 million.