Ireland has a population of 4.5 million people, and a land mass of 68 000 km2. Life expectancy is 80 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 69330, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 7.8%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 333.7 billion.
Ireland is ranked at place 23 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Ireland is ranked at place 19, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Ireland in 2017 were NOK 9.852 billion. The same year, Norway imported goods from Ireland at a value of 5.83 billion.