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6 facts tagged with Iceland Facts
Most Peaceful Country
Iceland has no army and is also recognized as the world’s most peaceful country.
In Iceland, more books are published and sold per person every year than anywhere else in the world. Ten percent of Icelanders become a published author in their lifetime.
More books are written, published and sold per person per year in Iceland than anywhere else on the planet. One in ten Icelanders will become a published author in their lifetime.
In Iceland, 100% of domestically produced electricity comes from renewable energy.
As many as 62% of Iceland's population think it is possible that elves may exist.
Iceland has been so culturally isolated through history since the Vikings, that compared to other Scandinavian counties, people who speak Icelandic can still read the old Norsk sagas.