Norway with its 385.000 km2 and only 5,4M people is one of the least densely populated countries in Europe. Norwegians are the 4th richest per capita in the world, mostly because of the oil.
Norway has one of the best functioning and safest democracies in the world. The country ranks high on the happiness scale and has one of the lowest crime rates in the world.
Norway has one of the best public education systems in the world, which is free for EU college students.