Bhutan has a population of 0.743 million people, and a land mass of 38 000 km2. Life expectancy is 68 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 2804, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 6.2%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 2.2 billion.
Bhutan is ranked at place 73 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Bhutan is ranked at place 27, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Bhutan in 2016 were NOK 3 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Bhutan at a value of 0 million.