Belgium has a population of 11.1 million people, and a land mass of 30 000 km2. Life expectancy is 80 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 41096, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 1.2%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 466.3 billion.
Belgium is ranked at place 42 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Belgium is ranked at place 15, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Belgium in 2016 were NOK 32.696 billion. The same year, Norway imported goods from Belgium at a value of 11.035 billion.