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 31952, the country is classified as a high income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 1.5%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 1934.7 billion.
Italy is ranked at place 51 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Italy is ranked at place 54, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Italy in 2017 were NOK 11.341 billion. The same year, Norway imported goods from Italy at a value of 20.882 billion.