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Which of the following countries is called the ‘Land of Thousand Lakes’?
1. Sweden
2. Canada
3. Poland
4. Finland

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Correct Answer - Option 4 : Finland

The Correct Answer is Finland.

  • Finland is called the "Land of Thousand Lakes".
  • There are approximately 168,000 lakes and 179,000 islands in Finland.
  • Saimaa, its biggest lake, is Europe's fourth-largest.
  • The Finnish Lakeland has the most lakes in the world, and many of the country's major cities, including Tampere, Jyväskylä, and Kuopio, are in close proximity to the large lakes.

  • Finland is a country in Northern Europe that is situated in the Nordic region.
  • It is bordered on the west by Sweden, on the east by Russia, and on the north by Norway.
  • It is characterized on the west by the Gulf of Bothnia, and on the south by the Gulf of Finland, which runs through Estonia.
  • Finland has a population of 5.5 million people and occupies 338,455 square kilometers.

  • Capital and largest city: Helsinki
  • President: Sauli Niinistö
  • Prime Minister: Sanna Marin

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