United Arab Emirates has a population of 8.9 million people, and a land mass of 83 000 km2. Life expectancy is 77 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 40698, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 0.8%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 382.5 billion.
United Arab Emirates is ranked at place 11 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, United Arab Emirates is ranked at place 21, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to United Arab Emirates in 2017 were NOK 3.909 billion. The same year, Norway imported goods from United Arab Emirates at a value of 375 million.