The Republic of Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands
|Category: Father Knows Best State|
Location: The North Pacific
Regional Influence: Minnow
The Republic of Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands is a huge, orderly nation, notable for its compulsory military service. The hard-nosed, hard-working, cynical population of 375 million Northern Islanders are ruled by a mostly-benevolent dictator, who grants the populace the freedom to live their own lives but watches carefully for anyone to slip up.
The relatively small, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Defense, Law & Order, and Education. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 12.2%.
The strong Hokkaido and the Kuril Islandsian economy, worth 22.1 trillion Yen a year, is fairly diversified and led by the Gambling industry, with major contributions from Cheese Exports, Arms Manufacturing, and Information Technology. Average income is 58,878 Yen, with the richest citizens earning 6.8 times as much as the poorest.
Citizens can be frequently spotted going about their business stark naked, hiding wrinkles with make-up is illegal, citizens must pay to enjoy Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands's pristine beaches, and maximum security Hokkaido and the Kuril Islandsian subway stations inspire prison systems around the world. Crime, especially youth-related, is well under control, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands's national animal is the Mountain Hawk.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands was endorsed by The Rogue Nation of Antipodea and Allies.
- : Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands was endorsed by The Democratic Union of New Trisone.
- : Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands was endorsed by The Federated Empire of New-Ferytland.
- : Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands was endorsed by The Department of Piura.
- : Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands was endorsed by The Republic of Iukatia.
- : Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands was endorsed by The Liberated State of Salvo Republic.
- : Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands was endorsed by The Deluded Hypocrisy of Wisconsota.
- : Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands was endorsed by The Federation of Socialist Industrial Council Republics.
- : Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands was endorsed by The United States of FurryFeet.
- : Hokkaido and the Kuril Islands was endorsed by The Empire of New Soges.
Endorsements Received: 104 » Orado, Hardscrabble, Meadowfields, Pallaith, Guer Aike, Aerilia, Choi Aeguka, The Rhein States, Omnistria, Individualist Catopia, Ellbonnia, Shibutani, Bankowiata, Loutsland, Ethnon, Great Bights Mum, Dreadton, New Lakemba, Selfgradatude, Koda-Land, Ishtimbine, Kwaj, Kandorith, Aenglaland, North Bratislava, Omicron Persei V111, Pinguioris, ForestMythal, Filibustra, Notyoutopia, Former English Colony, Hopenadya, Parpyduckland, Sojenre, Liberepublia, Hulldom, Siwale, Wineclaw, Yaorozu, The Austro Germanic Union, Tachycardia, Heilhum Imperius, Holy Marcus Empire, Almond Tofu, Varisland, Sunto, Corfad, SteelFists, Card Kingdom, Libertarianists States, and 54 others.Regallio, The Erie Doctrine, Q w e r t y, Ayuzhhhhh, Ardonii, Pazair, Bongo Mountain, Merconitonitopia, Riocht mor Daraen, Neo Santos, Yokciq Empire, Chipoli, El Guajuila, Kastonvia, Sil Dorsett, Kranostav, Frances Francis the First of France, Ovekisu, Communist Beijing Must be China, Sechiole, Runeda, The Arverni Lands, Guslantis, Cobolica, Seanat, Kaschovia, Scroplia, Kurkmeistan, Davidianian, TheLandOfFunFunFun, Unshleepd, Federation Terra Australis, Intion North, Radicaster, Wolffoxia, GrayingOut, Liberate World Order, United States of Dictators, The Serdey Islands, Maott, King Rainbow Cat, Alqaran, Greater Cesnica, Idotistanistan, Tsandonown, New Soges, FurryFeet, Socialist Industrial Council Republics, Wisconsota, Iukatia, Piura, New-Ferytland, New Trisone, and Antipodea and Allies.