Women Can Have It All … In Iceland | OZY

In Iceland, single moms are raising lots of happy, healthy kids. How do they do it?


Because it takes a village but not necessarily a wedding ring to raise a child.

In Iceland, marriage isn’t an institution; it’s not even a hobby. Instead, Iceland is a country with tons of divorce and the highest percentage of working mothers. Sound like a formula for social ruin? Hardly. Icelanders are among the happiest (and healthiest) people on Earth — and raising lots of happy, self-confident kids. Find out why in the animated infographic (below) from our friends at Newsbound.