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 6198, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 3%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 103 billion.
Ecuador is ranked at place 123 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Ecuador is ranked at place 117, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Ecuador in 2017 were NOK 73 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Ecuador at a value of 225 million.