Algeria has a population of 37.4 million people, and a land mass of 2.3 million km2. Life expectancy is 74 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 4123, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 1.7%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 170.3 billion.
Algeria is ranked at place 157 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Algeria is ranked at place 112, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Algeria in 2017 were NOK 468 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Algeria at a value of 183 million.