Niger has a population of 17.6 million people, and a land mass of 1.2 million km2. Life expectancy is 60 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 378, the country is classified as a low income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 4.9%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 8.1 billion.
Niger is ranked at place 143 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Niger is ranked at place 112, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Niger in 2017 were NOK 0 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Niger at a value of 0 million.