Kenya has a population of 42.5 million people, and a land mass of 569 000 km2. Life expectancy is 60 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 1455, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 5.8%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 70.5 billion.
Kenya is ranked at place 92 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Kenya is ranked at place 139, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Kenya in 2016 were NOK 122 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Kenya at a value of 449 million.