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The Empire of Picairn

“The Empire rules the waves!”

Category: Left-wing Utopia
Civil Rights:
Superb
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Superb

Location: The North Pacific

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The Empire of Picairn is a colossal, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by Emperor Menellia I with a fair hand, and notable for its ubiquitous missile silos, smutty television, and keen interest in outer space. The compassionate, democratic, cheerful population of 5.44 billion Picairnians are free to do what they want with their own bodies, and vote for whomever they like in elections; if they go into business, however, they are regulated to within an inch of their lives.

The medium-sized, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Education, Administration, and Industry. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Stormridge. The average income tax rate is 97.3%.

The frighteningly efficient Picairnian economy, worth a remarkable 1,285 trillion Dollars a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Tourism, Book Publishing, and Arms Manufacturing. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an amazing 236,315 Dollars, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Libraries are replacing history books and classic novels with technical manuals and trades directories to match the nation's changing demands, even secular Picairnians are shouting "Blessed are the cheesemakers!", the government keeps introducing new foreign species to combat the previous ones it has introduced, and the PBI Channel Tunnel project is plagued by delays. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown. Picairn's national animal is the Phoenix, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies, and its national religion is Secularism.

Picairn is ranked 57,499th in the world and 2,869th in The North Pacific for Largest Cheese Export Sector, scoring 3,663.02 on the Mozzarella Productivity Index.

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 357thMost Influential: 799thMost Developed: 2,219thHighest Poor Incomes: 2,269thLargest Agricultural Sector: 2,293rdMost Efficient Economies: 2,297thMost Scientifically Advanced: 2,425thLargest Publishing Industry: 2,573rdTop
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Smartest Citizens: 2,821stLongest Average Lifespans: 2,894thHighest Food Quality: 2,952ndLargest Governments: 2,952ndMost Inclusive: 3,203rdMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 3,216thHighest Average Tax Rates: 3,343rdMost Cultured: 3,516thHealthiest Citizens: 3,580thLowest Crime Rates: 3,647thNicest Citizens: 3,703rdMost Compassionate Citizens: 3,753rdLargest Information Technology Sector: 4,115thMost Subsidized Industry: 4,125thMost Cheerful Citizens: 4,497thHighest Average Incomes: 4,727thLargest Welfare Programs: 4,895thSafest: 5,564thMost Patriotic: 5,629thMost Advanced Public Education: 6,210thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 6,395thMost Beautiful Environments: 6,437thLeast Corrupt Governments: 6,709thMost Valuable International Artwork: 6,934thMost Advanced Public Transport: 7,141stMost Advanced Defense Forces: 9,661stBest Weather: 9,915thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 11,728thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 11,973rdHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 12,075thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 12,984thMost Secular: 13,535thTop
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Highest Economic Output: 16,364th
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Largest Agricultural Sector: 94th in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 106th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 113th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 118th in the regionMost Developed: 120th in the regionTop
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Most Scientifically Advanced: 141st in the regionSmartest Citizens: 144th in the regionLargest Governments: 145th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 163rd in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 167th in the regionHighest Food Quality: 173rd in the regionMost Cultured: 177th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 180th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 186th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 186th in the regionMost Inclusive: 197th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 206th in the regionNicest Citizens: 210th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 210th in the regionMost Influential: 217th in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 219th in the regionMost Cheerful Citizens: 225th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 228th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 241st in the regionMost Patriotic: 244th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 272nd in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 279th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 288th in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 305th in the regionSafest: 313th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 336th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 346th in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 348th in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 367th in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 392nd in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 476th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 517th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 524th in the regionBest Weather: 530th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 565th in the regionMost Secular: 632nd in the regionTop
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Highest Drug Use: 799th in the regionMost Stationary: 811th in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 987th in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 1,038th in the regionLargest Populations: 1,094th in the region

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