Azerbaijan has a population of 9,2 million people, and a land mass of 82 000 km2. Life expectancy is 70 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 5496, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP vokste in 2015 with 1,1%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 53 billion.
Azerbaijan is ranked at place 65 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Azerbaijan is ranked at place 119. Out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Azerbaijan in 2015 were NOK 1,296 milliarder. The same year, Norway imported goods from Azerbaijan at a value of 22 millioner.