Iraq has a population of 35.5 million people, and a land mass of 434 000 km2. Life expectancy is 69 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 5955, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2019 with 4.4%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 234 billion.
Iraq is ranked at place 172 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Iraq is ranked at place 160, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Iraq in 2020 were NOK 28 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Iraq at a value of NOK0 million.