Mauritius has a population of 1.2 million people, and a land mass of 2030 km2. Life expectancy is 73 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 10547, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 3.8%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 13.3 billion.
Mauritius is ranked at place 20 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Mauritius is ranked at place 54, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Mauritius in 2017 were NOK 103 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Mauritius at a value of 15 million.