Tunisia has a population of 10.7 million people, and a land mass of 155 000 km2. Life expectancy is 73 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 3688, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 1.2%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 42 billion.
Tunisia is ranked at place 77 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Tunisia is ranked at place 76, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Tunisia in 2016 were NOK 120 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Tunisia at a value of 314 million.