Sweden is a small country in Northwestern Europe on the Scandinavian Peninsula. It is bordered on the right by Norway and Finland on the left. Its northern portion is located within the Arctic Circle, whereas the southern region is more temperate and has intensively cultivated agricultural soil. Sweden is known for its harsh winters and sprawling forests. It is a highly urbanized country, with 84.7 percent of the population living in cities. The capital of Sweden is Stockholm.
Overall, Sweden's educational system is regarded as one of the best in the world. Sweden also has a number of secondary schools that are regarded as among the best in the world. These are not Sweden's own rankings. They're run by non-profit international organizations.