Somalia has a population of 10 million people, and a land mass of 627 000 km2. Life expectancy is 54 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 499, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP fell in 2017 with 0%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 7.3 billion.
Somalia is ranked at place 190 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Somalia is ranked at place 180, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Somalia in 2017 were NOK 49 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Somalia at a value of 0 million.