Uzbekistan has a population of 29.7 million people, and a land mass of 425 000 km2. Life expectancy is 68 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 2110, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 7.8%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 67.2 billion.
Uzbekistan is ranked at place 87 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Uzbekistan is ranked at place 153, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Uzbekistan in 2016 were NOK 12 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Uzbekistan at a value of 0 million.