Dominican Republic has a population of 10.1 million people, and a land mass of 48 000 km2. Life expectancy is 73 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 6722, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 6.6%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 71.5 billion.
Dominican Republic is ranked at place 103 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Dominican Republic is ranked at place 103, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Dominican Republic in 2016 were NOK 463 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Dominican Republic at a value of 128 million.