Italy has a population of 59.5 million people, and a land mass of 294 000 km2. Life expectancy is 82 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 30527, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 0.9%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 1849.9 billion.
Italy is ranked at place 50 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Italy is ranked at place 61, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Italy in 2016 were NOK 9.847 billion. The same year, Norway imported goods from Italy at a value of 18.279 billion.