Iraq has a population of 32.9 million people, and a land mass of 434 000 km2. Life expectancy is 68 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 5165, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP fell in 2017 with -0.8%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 197.7 billion.
Iraq is ranked at place 171 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 169, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Iraq in 2017 were NOK 220 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Iraq at a value of 1 million.