Mauritania has a population of 3,7 million people, and a land mass of 1 millioner km2. Life expectancy is 62 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 0, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP falt in 2015 with 0%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 0 billion.
Mauritania is ranked at place 160 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Mauritania is ranked at place 112. Out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Mauritania in 2015 were NOK 16 millioner. The same year, Norway imported goods from Mauritania at a value of 146 millioner.