Barbados has a population of 0.285 million people, and a land mass of 430 km2. Life expectancy is 78 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 18148, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP fell in 2019 with -0.1%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 5.2 billion.
Barbados is ranked at place 128 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Barbados is ranked at place 29, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Barbados in 2020 were NOK 7 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Barbados at a value of NOK1 million.