Israel has a population of 7,9 million people, and a land mass of 21 000 km2. Life expectancy is 81 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 35329, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP vokste in 2015 with 2,5%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 296 billion.
Israel is ranked at place 52 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Israel is ranked at place 32. Out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Israel in 2015 were NOK 1,068 milliarder. The same year, Norway imported goods from Israel at a value of 956 millioner.