Kuwait has a population of 3.8 million people, and a land mass of 17 000 km2. Life expectancy is 75 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 32000, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2019 with 0.4%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 134.6 billion.
Kuwait is ranked at place 83 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Kuwait is ranked at place 78, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Kuwait in 2020 were NOK 282 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Kuwait at a value of NOK1 million.