Yemen has a population of 24.8 million people, and a land mass of 527 000 km2. Life expectancy is 63 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 990, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP fell in 2016 with -9.8%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 27.3 billion.
Yemen is ranked at place n/a in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Yemen is ranked at place 154, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Yemen in 2016 were NOK 0 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Yemen at a value of 0 million.