Egypt has a population of 85.6 million people, and a land mass of 995 000 km2. Life expectancy is 70 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 3514, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 4.3%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 336.2 billion.
Egypt is ranked at place 122 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Egypt is ranked at place 88, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Egypt in 2016 were NOK 1.366 billion. The same year, Norway imported goods from Egypt at a value of 209 million.