Senegal has a population of 13.7 million people, and a land mass of 192 000 km2. Life expectancy is 65 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 958, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 6.6%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 14.7 billion.
Senegal is ranked at place 147 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Senegal is ranked at place 61, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Senegal in 2016 were NOK 20 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Senegal at a value of 152 million.