Vanuatu has a population of 0.247 million people, and a land mass of 12 000 km2. Life expectancy is 71 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 3123, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 4.5%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 0.8 billion.
Vanuatu is ranked at place 94 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Vanuatu is ranked at place 71, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Vanuatu in 2017 were NOK 0 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Vanuatu at a value of 0 million.