Japan has a population of 127.1 million people, and a land mass of 364 000 km2. Life expectancy is 83 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 40246, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2019 with 0.7%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 5081.7 billion.
Japan is ranked at place 29 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Japan is ranked at place 19, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Japan in 2020 were NOK 8.521 billion. The same year, Norway imported goods from Japan at a value of NOK15.096 billion.