Japan has a population of 127,5 million people, and a land mass of 364 000 km2. Life expectancy is 83 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 32477, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP vokste in 2015 with 0,5%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 4123,2 billion.
Japan is ranked at place 34 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Japan is ranked at place 18. Out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Japan in 2015 were NOK 9,919 milliarder. The same year, Norway imported goods from Japan at a value of 13,342 milliarder.