Côte d'Ivoire has a population of 21.1 million people, and a land mass of 318 000 km2. Life expectancy is 50 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 1662, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 7.8%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 40.3 billion.
Côte d'Ivoire is ranked at place 122 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Côte d'Ivoire is ranked at place 103, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Côte d'Ivoire in 2017 were NOK 126 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Côte d'Ivoire at a value of 57 million.