Qatar has a population of 2.5 million people, and a land mass of 11 000 km2. Life expectancy is 79 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 62088, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2019 with 0.8%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 175.8 billion.
Qatar is ranked at place 77 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Qatar is ranked at place 30, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Qatar in 2020 were NOK 429 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Qatar at a value of NOK437 million.