Jordan has a population of 6.9 million people, and a land mass of 88 000 km2. Life expectancy is 73 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 4087, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 2%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 38.6 billion.
Jordan is ranked at place 118 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Jordan is ranked at place 45, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Jordan in 2016 were NOK 142 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Jordan at a value of 47 million.