Lebanon has a population of 6.5 million people, and a land mass of 10 000 km2. Life expectancy is 78 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 7583, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP fell in 2019 with -6.7%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 51.9 billion.
Lebanon is ranked at place 143 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Lebanon is ranked at place 149, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Lebanon in 2020 were NOK 58 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Lebanon at a value of NOK35 million.