Ecuador has a population of 15.4 million people, and a land mass of 248 000 km2. Life expectancy is 75 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 5968, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP fell in 2016 with -1.5%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 97.8 billion.
Ecuador is ranked at place 114 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Ecuador is ranked at place 107, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Ecuador in 2016 were NOK 28 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Ecuador at a value of 297 million.