Chad has a population of 12.7 million people, and a land mass of 1.2 million km2. Life expectancy is 50 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 669, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP fell in 2017 with -3%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 9.9 billion.
Chad is ranked at place 181 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Chad is ranked at place 165, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Chad in 2017 were NOK 1 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Chad at a value of 0 million.