Uruguay has a population of 3.3 million people, and a land mass of 175 000 km2. Life expectancy is 76 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 15220, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 1.5%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 52.4 billion.
Uruguay is ranked at place 90 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Uruguay is ranked at place 21, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Uruguay in 2016 were NOK 117 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Uruguay at a value of 386 million.