in terms of culture, freedom, rights, economy, ETC..
Japan is an island country in East Asia in the Pacific Ocean. It lies off the eastern coast of the Asia Mainland (east of China, Korea, Russia) and stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and near Taiwan in the southwest. ...read more.
Everything works, safe night and day, clean and tidy, and people are friendly and helpful, but the most notable quality that they have is their regard for public consciousness over individualism that makes this country a more livable place than others, in my humble opinion.
I love Japan but I think it's not a Utopia - RoseCandyMusic
If you're touting these countries as superior, you have a curious definition of freedom and rights, and a questionable understanding of economics..
Canada is a country in North America that is next to the United States, and it's the 2nd largest country in the world (size is 9.985 million km²). This country has 10 provinces, and 3 territories. Canada became a dominion on July 1, 1867. Its 10 provinces are: Ontario, British Columbia, Quebec, Alberta, ...read more.
CLEARLY! Free healthcare
No explanation required.
Reasons its one of the top three:
1. Universal Healthcare
3. Most Canadians are very kind people (sure they'll throw curses at you occasionally over the internet, but everyone does that)
4. People don't often get trampled on during Black-Friday Sales in Canada
Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a sovereign and unitary monarchy whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the island Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard.
Sweden, officially the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. ...read more.
Just the best, where IKEA came from
Iceland, also called the Republic of Iceland, is a Nordic island country between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean.
Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal republic in Europe . It consists of 26 cantons, and the city of Bern is the seat of the federal authorities . ...read more.
Total Utopia because of guns
The mountains took care of 'em
400 years of continuous peace!
Denmark is a Scandinavian country in Europe. The southernmost of the Nordic countries, it is south-west of Sweden and south of Norway, and bordered to the south by Germany.
Australia, officially known as the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. Australia has a very warm climate and is very dry. The country's official language is English.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, and often referred to as the Lion City, the Garden City, and the Red Dot, is a global city and sovereign state in Southeast Asia and the world's only island city-state.
Cheap and good public transport system
1. One of the most neutral countries on the planet (no beef with anybody)
2. Low crime rate, very safe
3. Very diverse population >> people are very accepting of race and religion (side note: you can be incarcerated for hate crime)
4. Manicured homes, buildings, streets, and freeways, very little trash in main areas
5. People holding a Singaporean passport can visit most countries on the globe, including North Korea and Iran
6. Beautiful city
7. World's strictest gun control laws
8. Most citizens use public transportation - bus, subway, taxi
9. Compact city, doesn't take much time to get from one place to another
10. Holidays! Lots and lots of holidays and festivals all the time
11. World-renown: airport - Changi Airport
airline - Singapore Airlines
pre-12 school: Singapore American School
1. Very strict laws + usage of death penalty
2. Really, really hot and humid
3. Expensive everything
12 United States
The United States of America, or the U.S.A. for short, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, 48 of them are contiguous states. There are two other states, Alaska and Hawaii, which are north and south of the contiguous states, respectively. The United States declared its independence from the ...read more.
13 South Sudan
South Sudan, officially the Republic of South Sudan, is a landlocked country in northeastern Africa that gained its independence from Sudan in 2011. Its current capital is Juba, which is also its largest city.
14 New Zealand
Although there is lots to work on, New Zealand is certainly utopian when it comes to quality of life and freedom in comparison to other nations.
New Zealand is a highly advanced and developed island nation in the pacific.
Focus on inclusion - cultural, gender, language
Onto its third female Prime Minister
Parliament has 38% women
Universal superannuation for over 65's
Beautiful natural environment
Tertiary education - 3 years free
Committed to addressing inequality
France, officially the French Republic, is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The European part of France, called metropolitan France, extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to ...read more.
The State of Israel is a country in the Middle East and the only country with a Jewish majority in the world but arab, african and east asian communities still can be found. ...read more.
Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is a sovereign state comprising the island of Cuba as well as Isla de la Juventud and several minor archipelagos.
Nicaragua, officially the Republic of Nicaragua, is the largest country in the Central American isthmus.
Bangladesh, on the northern coast of the Bay of Bengal, is surrounded by India, with a small common border with Myanmar in the southeast. The country is low-lying riverine land traversed by the many branches and tributaries of the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers.
Formed in 1916 after the Easter uprising, Ireland is a small country with a population of roughly 5 million.
Low crime rate, friendly people and reliable police force
Venezuela, officially the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, is a federal republic located on the northern coast of South America.
Iran, also known as Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a sovereign state in Western Asia. The capital city is Teheran and the major city is also Tehran. The language is Persian. ...read more.
24 North Korea
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea, also known as North Korea, is a country in Eastern Asia. Its capital is Pyongyang. It is currently ruled by the dictator Kim Jong-Un, after inheriting the title from his father, Kim Jong-Il, who inherited it from his father, Kim Il-Sung. ...read more.
Mauritania, officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, is a country in the Maghreb region of western North Africa.
Turkmenistan is a country in Central Asia, bordered by Kazakhstan to the northwest, Uzbekistan to the north and east, Afghanistan to the southeast, Iran to the south and southwest, and the Caspian Sea to the west.
Yemen, officially known as the Republic of Yemen, is an Arab country in Western Asia, occupying the southwestern to the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula.
Zimbabwe, officially the Republic of Zimbabwe, is a landlocked sovereign state located in southern Africa, between the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers.
Burundi, officially the Republic of Burundi, is a landlocked country in the African Great Lakes region of East Africa, bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and south, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west. In Burundi they speak Kirundi, French and Swahili. The capital ...read more.
Eritrea officially the State of Eritrea, is a country in East Africa. With its capital at Asmara, it is bordered by Sudan in the west, Ethiopia in the south, and Djibouti in the southeast.
Libya, officially the State of Libya, is a country in the Maghreb region of North Africa bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, Egypt to the east, Sudan to the southeast, Chad and Niger to the south, and Algeria and Tunisia to the west.
Tajikistan, officially the Republic of Tajikistan, is a mountainous, landlocked country in Central Asia with an estimated 8 million people in 2013, and an area of 143,100 km2.
35 Equatorial Guinea
Equatorial Guinea, officially the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, is a country located in Central Africa, with an area of 28,000 square kilometres.
The Comoros, officially the Union of the Comoros, is a sovereign archipelago island nation in the Indian Ocean located at the northern end of the Mozambique Channel off the eastern coast of Africa between northeastern Mozambique and northwestern Madagascar.
Nauru, officially the Republic of Nauru and formerly known as Pleasant Island, is an island country in Micronesia in the Central Pacific.
Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia.
42 Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia, officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is an Arab state in Western Asia (Middle east) constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula.
The official Language is Arabic
The capital city is Riyadh.
Belarus, officially the Republic of Belarus, formerly known by its Russian name Byelorussia or Belorussia, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Its capital and most populous ...read more.
Bolivia, officially known as the Plurinational State of Bolivia, is located in western-central South America.