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The Effing of Efferalt

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Category: Liberal Democratic Socialists
Civil Rights:
Very Good
Economy:
Powerhouse
Political Freedoms:
Superb

Location: the South Pacific

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The Effing of Efferalt is a massive, socially progressive nation, ruled by Effer Alt with a fair hand, and remarkable for its free-roaming dinosaurs, digital currency, and infamous sell-swords. The compassionate, democratic population of 2.128 billion Efferaltians love a good election, and the government gives them plenty of them. Universities tend to be full of students debating the merits of various civil and political rights, while businesses are tightly regulated and the wealthy viewed with suspicion.

The enormous, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Education, Welfare, and Administration. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Effertily. The average income tax rate is 74.6%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The powerhouse Efferaltian economy, worth 155 trillion Effers a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector, which is quite specialized, is led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Tourism and Cheese Exports. Average income is 73,175 Effers, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Only rebellious teens who want to look cool and dangerous drink milk in public, would-be emigrants are told "abandon all hope all ye who would exit here", crime suspects are forced to submit to blood testing, and the Ministry of Health has reported a sharp increase in the incidence of delayed menopause. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Efferalt's national animal is the Emu, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is Unknown.

Efferalt is ranked 102,549th in the world and 3,779th in the South Pacific for Largest Gambling Industry, scoring 834.74 on the Kelly Criterion Productivity Index.

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 781stTop
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Most Influential: 2,536thLeast Corrupt Governments: 4,516thLargest Welfare Programs: 4,632ndHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 5,262ndMost Pacifist: 5,453rdSafest: 7,087thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 7,199thMost Compassionate Citizens: 9,154thNicest Citizens: 10,041stTop
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Most Inclusive: 11,994thMost Valuable International Artwork: 13,709thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 14,971stLongest Average Lifespans: 16,613thHealthiest Citizens: 17,370thBest Weather: 17,748thMost Advanced Public Education: 18,246thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 18,513thHighest Average Tax Rates: 21,028thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 21,281st
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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 127th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 142nd in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 169th in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 170th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 197th in the regionMost Pacifist: 200th in the regionSafest: 254th in the regionMost Influential: 291st in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 331st in the regionNicest Citizens: 354th in the regionMost Inclusive: 421st in the regionTop
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Most Valuable International Artwork: 474th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 485th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 532nd in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 567th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 575th in the regionBest Weather: 627th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 677th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 679th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 693rd in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 702nd in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 764th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 772nd in the regionSmartest Citizens: 788th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 807th in the regionMost Developed: 807th in the region

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