The cumulative total number of suspected cholera cases from 27 April 2017 to 23 September 2018 is 1,207,596 and 2510 associated deaths

Children under 5 years of age represent 30.5% of the total suspected cases. So far, the cholera outbreak has affected 22 out of 23 governorates and 306 out of 333 districts in Yemen.

growing young population, which is over 50% of its 21.6 million (2006)
The population of Yemen was about 28 million according to 2016 estimates,[2] with 46% of the population being under 15 years old and 2.7% above 65 years

WHO spokesman Tarik Jasarevic said 185,160 suspected cholera cases were reported into September.?

The number of suspected cholera cases in Yemen has increased since mid-July, indicating that a possible third wave of the ongoing epidemic has commenced.

Children account for 30 percent of infections

September 5, 2017

Save the Children, a charity running cholera treatment centers, said last Friday that suspected cases in Hodeidah governorate had jumped by 40 percent in three weeks amid heavy rains and a heatwave, and in some districts weekly caseloads were double their previous peaks.

The United Nations has said the epidemic is man-made, driven by a civil war that has left 15.7 million people without clean water or sanitation.


export approximately two-thirds of its production to the U.S. and the remainder to Asia

Yemen has 18.2 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of proven natural gas reserves in 2007, of which 9 Tcf have been earmarked for the Total-led Yemen LNG (YLNG) project. The project is expected to produce 6.7 million tons per year (900 million cubic feet per day) of LNG. The plant plans to export approximately two-thirds of its production to the U.S. and the remainder to Asia. A few days ago, on Feb 21, Total Gas and Power in London, confirmed that Yemen LNG liquefied natural gas project is on target to come online on schedule at the end of this year.

(GASSP) (5%)
Central Bank of Yemen [BIS]
domestic Treasury-Bills,
deposits in US$,

GDP per capita US$ 1,118 - Yemen
GDP per capita US$ 59,531 - United States
GDP per capita US$ 20,080 - Saudi Arabia

In 2005 law no 43 for the year 2005 was issued for regulation of salaries and wages which provided civil servants and army personnel the minimum wage or salary. Pensioners receiving less the the minimum limit be given the minimum wage or salary that is 20.000 and to take poverty line, family budgets surveys, and inflation rate into consideration.

Approximately a quarter of all Yemenis’ livelihoods depend on the salary of a public sector employee. Government salaries are paid by the Central Bank,

May 09, 2017
Sanitation workers are also on strike in the capital over weeks of unpaid wages, leaving the streets lined with garbage and sewage pipes clogged.
Sewer water flooded the streets Tuesday as the city was hit by heavy rain.

This is the second wave of cholera-associated deaths in a year in Yemen, where deadly conflict has destroyed hospitals and left millions of people struggling to access food and clean water.

Total-led Yemen LNG (YLNG) project is the largest direct investment in Yemen, and it is expected to generate the largest single revenue for the country during the coming 20 to 25 years.

"We would like to congratulate the operator, exxon mobil Png limited, on the smooth and efficient delivery of this world-scale lng project. 2014 was also the year when we made substantial progress on our next phase of lng growth in Png. significant headway was also made on a potential expansion of the Png lng Project. We ended the year in a strong financial position, with cash of just under us $1.0 billion and liquidity of nearly us $1.6 billion"

YLNG stopped all LNG producing and exporting operations 14 April 2015, evacuated most staff, and said arrangements were in place to protect the Balhaf liquefaction site.

“In Yemen there are no winners on the battlefield. The losers are the Yemeni people who suffer by this war,”

Early November 2017, Total S.A. and Engie announced an agreement whereby Total S.A. would buy all Engie's LNG production in the world; it is assumed that this agreement covers Engie's prior SPA with Yemen LNG.

Due to the civil war raging in Yemen (Yemeni Civil War (2015–present)), the Yemen LNG partners stopped gas production, liquefaction and export in April 2015. At end 2018, the production and exports had not yet resumed.


The project is one of the country's first big project financing with total cost of US$4 billion, involving US$3 billion in debt being raised from a syndicate of banks.[8][9] Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, BNP Paribas, Citigroup, ING Group, Royal Bank of Scotland, Société Générale, and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation are the initial mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners on a loan.[10]

Yemen GDP, U S dollars, time slope:

1990 - 5.6 billion
2000 - 9.6 billion
2004 - 14 billion
2008 - 28 billion
2014 - 43 billion
2015 - 35 billion
2016 - 18 billion
2018 - 18 billion

2014 - 43 billion
2018 - 18 billion

The GDP value of the United States represents 31.28 percent of the world economy.
19390.60 billion US dollars in 2017
19 trillion, 390 billion, 600 million dollars.

dwindling oil extraction, it accounts for around 70 percent of government revenue and 25 percent of GDP. Agriculture is also very important as it employs over 50 percent of the population. In recent years, the government has engaged in efforts to diversify the economy from dependency on oil. As a result, there was a surge of investment in the development of infrastructure for natural gas extraction. Yet, the political instability in 2011 has undermined development efforts, resulted in damage of infrastructure, rising unemployment and high inflation.

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