Vietnam has a population of 88,8 million people, and a land mass of 310 000 km2. Life expectancy is 75 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 2111, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP vokste in 2015 with 6,7%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 193,5 billion.
Vietnam is ranked at place 82 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Vietnam is ranked at place 112. Out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Vietnam in 2015 were NOK 1,687 milliarder. The same year, Norway imported goods from Vietnam at a value of 2,751 milliarder.