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Yemen at the
Olympics
Flag of Yemen.svg
IOC code YEM
NOC Yemen Olympic Committee
Website  (in Arabic and English)
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Summer appearances
  • 1992
  • 1996
  • 2000
  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
  • 2016
  • 2020
Other related appearances
Yemen Arab Republic North Yemen (1984–1988)
People's Democratic Republic of Yemen South Yemen (1988)

Yemen has been in every Summer Olympic Games since 1984. They have never been in the Winter Olympic Games. Before 1990, North Yemen and South Yemen competed separately. North Yemen was in the 1984 and 1988 Summer Games. South Yemen was at the 1988 Summer Games only. Yemen has never won an Olympic medal.

The Yemen Olympic Committee was formed in 1971 and recognized by the IOC in 1981.

Olympic table

Games Athletes Athletes by sport Medals
Gymnastics Athletics Swimming Taekwondo pictogram.svg Judo Wrestling Gold medal.svg Silver medal.svg Bronze medal.svg
Spain Barcelona 1992 8 - 3 - - 5 - 0 0 0
United States Atlanta 1996 4 - 3 - - - 1 0 0 0
Australia Sydney 2000 2 - 2 - - - - 0 0 0
Greece Athens 2004 3 - 1 1 1 - - 0 0 0
People's Republic of China Bejiing 2008 5 2 1 1 - 1 - 0 0 0

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