Egypt has a population of 85.6 million people, and a land mass of 995 000 km2. Life expectancy is 70 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 2412, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 4.2%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 235.3 billion.
Egypt is ranked at place n/a in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Egypt is ranked at place 117, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Egypt in 2017 were NOK 2.601 billion. The same year, Norway imported goods from Egypt at a value of 289 million.