Zimbabwe has a population of 14.5 million people, and a land mass of 386 000 km2. Life expectancy is 53 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 1008, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 0.7%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 16.2 billion.
Zimbabwe is ranked at place 161 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Zimbabwe is ranked at place 150, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Zimbabwe in 2016 were NOK 4 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Zimbabwe at a value of 14 million.