Guatemala has a population of 15.3 million people, and a land mass of 107 000 km2. Life expectancy is 71 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 4470, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 2.8%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 75.6 billion.
Guatemala is ranked at place 98 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Guatemala is ranked at place 143, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Guatemala in 2017 were NOK 114 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Guatemala at a value of 194 million.