Norway enjoys one of the highest standards of living in the world. The reason for this is the discovery in the late 1960´s of great offshore oil and gas deposits.
Today most of Norway`s exports comes from Norway`s oil and gas industry sector. Norway has a long tradition of being a democracy and the benefits from the oil and gas adventure are distributed in a fair way. The politicians discussion waves can go high about to invest the money in the future generation contra the people needs now related to schools, hospitals, roads and elderly care to name a few .
In everyday life today in general every Norwegian feels and enjoy the large oil and gas deposits rub off on each of them.