When Estonia scores high in international rankings, it is a topic of conversation for the Northeastern European nation. Here are some of the country's most surprising and entertaining strengths.
Quality of Life
Life is something to be enjoyed and appreciated. You could say that having a high quality of life means a life worth living. In that regard, Estonia ranks twelfth in the world. People enjoy their lives in Estonia due to the country's safety, security, climate, and more.
Clean environment and Sustainable Thinking
The World Health Organization has ranked Estonia's air as some of the cleanest air in the world, along with countries like Finland and Iceland. The fact that over half of Estonia's land area is covered by forest (52%), making it the 6th most forested nation in Europe, contributes to the high air quality. Nature reserves make up about one-fifth of Estonia's wilderness, ensuring its preservation for the future.
The appreciation for nature that Estonian have also makes the country one of the most sustainable in the world. Today Estonia holds the number 4 spot in the world for sustainability.