Liberia has a population of 4.1 million people, and a land mass of 96 000 km2. Life expectancy is 60 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 455, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP fell in 2016 with -1.6%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 2.1 billion.
Liberia is ranked at place 174 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Liberia is ranked at place 83, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Liberia in 2016 were NOK 194 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Liberia at a value of 0 million.