Kenya has a population of 42.5 million people, and a land mass of 569 000 km2. Life expectancy is 60 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 1507, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 4.9%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 74.9 billion.
Kenya is ranked at place 61 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Kenya is ranked at place 143, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Kenya in 2017 were NOK 702 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Kenya at a value of 493 million.