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The Federal Republic of Nova Kobol

“So Say We All”

Category: Inoffensive Centrist Democracy
Civil Rights:
Very Good
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Very Good

Location: the South Pacific

Regional Influence: Sprat

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The Federal Republic of Nova Kobol is a massive, cultured nation, ruled by President Gaius Baltar with an even hand, and notable for its irreverence towards religion, punitive income tax rates, and stringent health and safety legislation. The compassionate population of 1.295 billion Nova Kobolians have some civil rights, but not too many, enjoy the freedom to spend their money however they like, to a point, and take part in free and open elections, although not too often.

The medium-sized government juggles the competing demands of Education, Law & Order, and Administration. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of New New Caprica City. The average income tax rate is 58.8%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient Nova Kobolian economy, worth 152 trillion Cubits a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Tourism, Book Publishing, and Cheese Exports. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an impressive 117,551 Cubits, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Disability advocates are not amused that they are told to be dependent on Nova Kobolians's kindness, polite commuters on the New New Caprica City Metro always let hurried workers off the train first, asking 'does my bum look big in this?' leads to 30 hours of self-esteem classes, and the price of takeaway food quadruples after 6pm. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Nova Kobol's national animal is the Owl, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.

Nova Kobol is ranked 19,146th in the world and 661st in the South Pacific for Most Secular, with 61.7 Atheism Rate.

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 2,116thLargest Cheese Export Sector: 2,152ndTop
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Most Influential: 6,141stLargest Publishing Industry: 9,075thMost Compassionate Citizens: 11,936thTop
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Most Pacifist: 12,449thNicest Citizens: 12,913thHighest Poor Incomes: 14,020thLargest Insurance Industry: 14,410thLongest Average Lifespans: 16,026thMost Scientifically Advanced: 16,477thHealthiest Citizens: 16,594thMost Developed: 16,725thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 16,825thLargest Information Technology Sector: 17,493rdMost Cultured: 17,836thLowest Crime Rates: 18,355thSmartest Citizens: 18,810thMost Secular: 19,146thMost Beautiful Environments: 19,614thBest Weather: 19,675thSafest: 20,711thLargest Welfare Programs: 21,448thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 22,792nd
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Largest Cheese Export Sector: 52nd in the regionTop
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Largest Publishing Industry: 250th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 378th in the regionTop
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Most Compassionate Citizens: 440th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 450th in the regionNicest Citizens: 473rd in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 486th in the regionLargest Insurance Industry: 488th in the regionMost Developed: 491st in the regionMost Pacifist: 501st in the regionMost Cultured: 513th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 519th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 531st in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 533rd in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 541st in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 546th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 567th in the regionMost Influential: 607th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 632nd in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 633rd in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 645th in the regionMost Secular: 661st in the regionBest Weather: 671st in the regionSafest: 735th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 755th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 765th in the region

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