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The Corporate Federation of Maritzal

“Together As One”

Category: Iron Fist Consumerists
Civil Rights:
Unheard Of
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Rare

Location: Europe

Regional Influence: Apprentice

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The Corporate Federation of Maritzal is a colossal, efficient nation, ruled by President Cornelius Crewes with an iron fist, and remarkable for its compulsory military service, free-roaming dinosaurs, and public floggings. The hard-nosed, cynical population of 9.799 billion Maritzalians are kept under strict control by the oppressive government, which measures its success by the nation's GDP and refers to individual citizens as "human resources."

The relatively small, corrupt, moralistic, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Defense, Administration, and Law & Order. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Meridian. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 90.0%.

The frighteningly efficient Maritzalian economy, worth a remarkable 4,166 trillion Pistas a year, is quite specialized and mostly comprised of black market activity, especially in Information Technology, Retail, Arms Manufacturing, and Book Publishing. State-owned companies are reasonably common. Average income is an amazing 425,236 Pistas, but there is a significant disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 1,468,930 per year while the poor average 90,030, a ratio of 16.3 to 1.

The constant playing of Merry Birthday on Maritzalian radio has led to calls for the song to be classified as a crime against humanity, mandatory patriotic themes make even the newest movies feel like remakes, psychological disorders are a taboo subject, and everybody's got wood thanks to President Cornelius Crewes. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Maritzal's national animal is the Cat, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is Atheism.

Maritzal is ranked 101,870th in the world and 787th in Europe for Lowest Crime Rates, with 63 Law-abiding Acts Per Hour.

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Largest Retail Industry: 29thMost Secular: 84thMost Corrupt Governments: 121stMost Influential: 131stLargest Information Technology Sector: 214thLargest Black Market: 407thMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 432ndHighest Average Incomes: 614thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 814thFattest Citizens: 872ndHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 907thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 942ndLargest Soda Pop Sector: 973rdHighest Wealthy Incomes: 983rdLargest Gambling Industry: 1,149thLargest Publishing Industry: 1,285thRudest Citizens: 1,339thMost Cultured: 1,366thMost Rebellious Youth: 1,518thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 1,782ndLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 2,006thMost Efficient Economies: 2,020thTop
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Largest Furniture Restoration Industry: 2,503rdHighest Economic Output: 2,830thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 3,831stSmartest Citizens: 4,594thLargest Cheese Export Sector: 4,731stMost Subsidized Industry: 5,235thMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 5,721stMost Cheerful Citizens: 6,773rdLargest Governments: 6,952ndMost Valuable International Artwork: 7,383rdNudest: 8,219thHighest Average Tax Rates: 9,540thMost Beautiful Environments: 10,019thMost Stationary: 10,708thTop
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Most Advanced Public Education: 14,654thHighest Poor Incomes: 14,654thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 19,050thMost Conservative: 19,633rdMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 21,203rd
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Largest Retail Industry: 1st in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 3rd in the regionLargest Soda Pop Sector: 3rd in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 3rd in the regionMost Secular: 3rd in the regionFattest Citizens: 4th in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 4th in the regionHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 5th in the regionLargest Gambling Industry: 5th in the regionLargest Black Market: 5th in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 6th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 7th in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 7th in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 8th in the regionTop
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Rudest Citizens: 15th in the regionLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 17th in the regionLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 24th in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 25th in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 27th in the regionNudest: 29th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 32nd in the regionHighest Economic Output: 32nd in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 33rd in the regionMost Cultured: 33rd in the regionLargest Cheese Export Sector: 44th in the regionMost Stationary: 47th in the regionMost Influential: 47th in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 49th in the regionTop
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Most Subsidized Industry: 68th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 87th in the regionGreatest Rich-Poor Divides: 88th in the regionLargest Governments: 96th in the regionMost Conservative: 105th in the regionLargest Populations: 105th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 109th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 120th in the regionMost Authoritarian: 124th in the regionLargest Pizza Delivery Sector: 126th in the region

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