Culture of Yemen
People in Yemen speak the Arabic language. The linguistic diversity of Yemen is almost homogeneous according to a fractionalization scale which for Yemen is 0.008. The followers of Islam are the religious majority in the country. 32.3% of Yemen's population live in cities. This percentage comprises the urban population of Yemen. The rate of urbanization in Yemen is considered to be 4.9. According to data on inbound tourists in Yemen, 990,000 tourists arrive in the country each year.
The national anthem of Yemen is called 'National anthem of Yemen'. It was adopted in 1990. The lyrics have been written by Abdallah Abdulwahab Noman and the music has been composed by Ayoob Tarish.
Around 15% of the population of Yemen are obese.
Each year, the people of Yemen consume 0.2 litre of alcohol per capita, and this volume consists of 100% beer, 0% wine, 0% distilled spirits, 0% other alcohol.
One of the most popular national dishes of Yemen is saltah.