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The Empire of Lasvel

“Ad victoriam, ex machina, non sibi sed patriae”

Category: Corrupt Dictatorship
Civil Rights:
Below Average
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Rare

Location: Lands End

Regional Influence: Apprentice

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The Empire of Lasvel is a massive, efficient nation, ruled by Kanzler Leopold with an iron fist, and notable for its pith helmet sales, compulsory military service, and irreverence towards religion. The compassionate, cynical, humorless population of 3.488 billion Lasvelians are ruled with an iron fist by the dictatorship government, which ensures that no-one outside the party gets too rich. In their personal lives, however, citizens are relatively unoppressed; it remains to be seen whether this is because the government genuinely cares about its people, or if it hasn't gotten around to stamping out civil rights yet.

The large, corrupt, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Education, Defense, and Healthcare. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Rosales. The average income tax rate is 86.0%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient Lasvelian economy, worth 517 trillion dollars a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector is dominated by the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Beef-Based Agriculture, Arms Manufacturing, and Tourism. Average income is an impressive 148,350 dollars, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Taxpayers receive expenditure reports from the Grand High Poobah of the Order of Violet, concussed Eagleball players cannot remember their lineup position, teenagers performing appendectomies on their friends has become a popular schoolyard prank, and engine room hooch is the drink of choice among the nation's navy. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Lasvel's national animal is the Eagle, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies, and its national religion is Idolatrism.

Lasvel is ranked 227,606th in the world and 190th in Lands End for Largest Insurance Industry, scoring -8.2 on the Risk Expulsion Effectiveness Rating.

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Most Influential: 2,864thLargest Agricultural Sector: 3,725thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 4,401stMost Patriotic: 4,832ndMost Scientifically Advanced: 7,080thMost Developed: 7,844thMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 7,900thLowest Crime Rates: 8,896thHighest Poor Incomes: 8,954thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 9,262ndLargest Information Technology Sector: 9,739thMost Advanced Public Education: 9,938thLargest Cheese Export Sector: 10,052ndLargest Governments: 10,390thLongest Average Lifespans: 10,666thHighest Food Quality: 11,147thMost Inclusive: 11,347thHighest Average Tax Rates: 11,626thHealthiest Citizens: 11,627thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 11,844thSmartest Citizens: 11,936thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 12,036thTop
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Most Cultured: 12,985thMost Advanced Public Transport: 13,643rdMost Corrupt Governments: 15,137thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 15,349thMost Beautiful Environments: 15,527thHighest Average Incomes: 15,720thLargest Welfare Programs: 16,973rdMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 19,996thLargest Mining Sector: 23,053rdHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 24,603rdMost Efficient Economies: 25,702nd
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Largest Agricultural Sector: 4th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 10th in the regionTop
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Most Advanced Public Transport: 11th in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 13th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 14th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 14th in the regionMost Inclusive: 14th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 14th in the regionMost Developed: 15th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 15th in the regionHighest Food Quality: 15th in the regionLargest Governments: 16th in the regionMost Patriotic: 17th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 17th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 17th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 18th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 18th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 20th in the regionMost Income Equality: 20th in the region

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Endorsements Received: 49 » Nadal Mobianordia, South-Central Rhodesia, Antarctican Immagrants, Nordhpadhan, Deims Kir, Friedmanica, FrendLEEistan, TESDAI, Bonnie Blue Republic, Hollip, Neo URSS, Hansa Federation, Tarradal, Biggonian Megaist Empire, Lippeland, Kathricore, New Tussia, Rixurian Conglomerate, Chocolatistan, Ruwan Islands, The Stupendous Rebellion, Altnia, Canasius, Authoritism, Arstotskiano, Peacockastan, George-Harian, Artevenia, Mabufudyne, Ansoku, The Co-Prosperity-Sphere, Earthern Alliance, Ofrus, The Federation of Spokane, Schabinur, J Class, Sacara, Dolplandia, Allor II, New Slovakastan, Nova Trento, Tillaania, SinLandia666, Dwebsatiania, Micalandia, Normianm Empire, Nighter, Siluvia, and VoidborneEmpire.