Central African Republic has a population of 4.6 million people, and a land mass of 622 000 km2. Life expectancy is 49 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 382, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 4.5%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 1.7 billion.
Central African Republic is ranked at place 185 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Central African Republic is ranked at place 145, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Central African Republic in 2016 were NOK 1 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Central African Republic at a value of 0 million.