Bahrain has a population of 1.3 million people, and a land mass of 770 km2. Life expectancy is 76 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 23655, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 3.9%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 35.3 billion.
Bahrain is ranked at place 62 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Bahrain is ranked at place 103, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Bahrain in 2017 were NOK 62 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Bahrain at a value of 321 million.