United Arab Emirates has a population of 8.9 million people, and a land mass of 83 000 km2. Life expectancy is 77 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 37622, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 3%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 348.7 billion.
United Arab Emirates is ranked at place 26 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, United Arab Emirates is ranked at place 23, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to United Arab Emirates in 2016 were NOK 2.056 billion. The same year, Norway imported goods from United Arab Emirates at a value of 615 million.