Uganda has a population of 35.4 million people, and a land mass of 200 000 km2. Life expectancy is 57 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 615, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 4.6%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 25.5 billion.
Uganda is ranked at place 115 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Uganda is ranked at place 139, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Uganda in 2016 were NOK 41 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Uganda at a value of 14 million.