Moldova has a population of 3.5 million people, and a land mass of 32 000 km2. Life expectancy is 70 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 1900, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 4.1%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 6.7 billion.
Moldova is ranked at place 44 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Moldova is ranked at place 103, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Moldova in 2016 were NOK 12 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Moldova at a value of 39 million.