Chad has a population of 12.7 million people, and a land mass of 1.2 millioner km2. Life expectancy is 50 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 664, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP fell in 2016 with -7%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 9.6 billion.
Chad is ranked at place 180 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Chad is ranked at place 147, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Chad in 2016 were NOK 1 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Chad at a value of 0 million.