Israel has a population of 7.9 million people, and a land mass of 21 000 km2. Life expectancy is 81 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 40270, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 3.3%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 350.8 billion.
Israel is ranked at place 49 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Israel is ranked at place 32, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Israel in 2017 were NOK 1.442 billion. The same year, Norway imported goods from Israel at a value of 836 million.