Tajikistan has a population of 7.9 million people, and a land mass of 139 000 km2. Life expectancy is 69 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 795, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 6.9%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 6.9 billion.
Tajikistan is ranked at place 128 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Tajikistan is ranked at place 136, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Tajikistan in 2016 were NOK 3 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Tajikistan at a value of 0 million.