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The People's Republic of Lyland

“From Many, One”

Category: Democratic Socialists
Civil Rights:
Very Good
Economy:
Good
Political Freedoms:
Very Good

Location: the South Pacific

Regional Influence: Shoeshiner

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The People's Republic of Lyland is a huge, cultured nation, notable for its compulsory military service, ubiquitous missile silos, and sprawling nuclear power plants. The compassionate, democratic population of 303 million Lyes are fiercely patriotic and enjoy great social equality; they tend to view other, more capitalist countries as somewhat immoral and corrupt.

The enormous, socially-minded government juggles the competing demands of Education, Welfare, and Healthcare. The average income tax rate is 66.9%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The Lye economy, worth 15.4 trillion Snow Dollars a year, is led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Retail, Arms Manufacturing, and Book Publishing. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 50,776 Snow Dollars, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Excited shovel-bearing geeks wander the countryside, abortions are routinely performed in the nation's hospitals, high school boys are required to pass vigorous self-mastery and sensitivity training to graduate, and shopping comes bagged and tagged. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Lyland's national animal is the Swan, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

Lyland is ranked 49,437th in the world and 1,604th in the South Pacific for Most Advanced Public Transport, scoring 1,260.65 on the Societal Mobility Rating.

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 1,504thTop
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Most Influential: 5,336thTop
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Most Cheerful Citizens: 14,863rdLargest Welfare Programs: 17,068thNicest Citizens: 17,760thLargest Retail Industry: 19,605thMost Compassionate Citizens: 19,667thMost Valuable International Artwork: 20,012thMost Inclusive: 22,669th
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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 237th in the regionTop
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Most Cheerful Citizens: 498th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 507th in the regionMost Influential: 547th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 605th in the regionNicest Citizens: 641st in the regionLargest Retail Industry: 702nd in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 715th in the regionMost Inclusive: 799th in the region

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World Assembly

Endorsements Received: 149 » Corgitopiaa, Amerion, Yeses, Jehenna, Tsunamy, Marinho Islands, Holota, Qvait, Tepertopia, Volaworand, Bawkie, Bleakfoot, Land Without Shrimp, Wehraboos, Treir, Rebel-topia, Seythennia, The Altan, Canmore, Aidenfieeld, Curlyhoward, Linguiniland, Kiasu-ism, The Solar System Scope, Bear Connors Paradiso, Nova Montron, Unielvan Millorvium, Soem, Fighting Kawi Ninja, Isokenzar, Linden Oak, USNE2018, The Two Jerseys, Kandorith, Drystar, Centristvill, Ancient Slobovia, Nowa Europa, Levistian, Si-topia, Darakin, Tsvetania, Outer Utonixick Gollinican, Death to democracy, Aumeltopia, Beepee, Seliyan progressive Islands, PenguinPies, Erinor, Scu Greinne, and 99 others.Direwolf1, Ottawa land, Ralphburg, Belschaft, Xenianianopia, Walloonia, RestartAll, Cypheri, Pamela And Hepatitis, Noire Denholm, Enplatia, Japanese Federal Republic, Blondiesland, FreeFishers, Farengeto, Center Lisle, Madhonia, Antarctic Empires, Abarri, Crystal Creation, Conexia, Alaninia, Avalonica, Pax Dracon, Concrete Slab, Pencil Sharpeners 2, Laamiva, Ebonhand, Great Andora, New Qafedemar, Truskawkoland, Cokoland, Human Centered Capitalism, Freavia, Poopisiya, Honey Cake, Native Inhabitants of Antarctica, Sandaoguo, Purple Hyacinth, Bichedder, LadyRebels, Zolooloo, Kantahania, Calistan, Gymnostan, Vardanfel, Eskvenn, Sedunn, The United Expanse, Doge Land, Escevola, Bergenu, The West Valley Mountains, Hong Kong Kowloon and New Territories, Blaash, Privatore, Greater Scottdascoda, Mazke, Bohenia, Libedistan, Armonitopia, Kucaland, Westenhald, Tughampton, New Belgrade, Freedoom, Rosdrikk, Menesynchro, Lionstrapower, Myndia, Eddonia, Xergiokia, Myhomecountry, Yavemaya, Choman, The SpaceNeo-Goryeo Etymological Society, Oxyliteral, Hellafare, North Kanuckistan, Ceutalia, Kiani, Gonrati, 073 039 109 032 080 111 112 112 121, South Western Korea, The United Australian States, Transtemporal Shifts, Skaladoria, Mauricean Islands, Carrelie, Sable Space, The Plebeian States, Sunsland, Unojo, Twoole, Ipugao, St Oaks, Herbert Island, Maeiland, and Drew-Topia.