Niger has a population of 17.6 million people, and a land mass of 1.2 millioner km2. Life expectancy is 60 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 363, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 5%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 7.5 billion.
Niger is ranked at place 150 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Niger is ranked at place 99, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Niger in 2016 were NOK 0 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Niger at a value of 0 million.