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The United Kingdom of Sasten

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Category: Scandinavian Liberal Paradise
Civil Rights:
Superb
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Few

Location: The North Pacific

Regional Influence: Minnow

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The United Kingdom of Sasten is a gargantuan, genial nation, ruled by King Renadt II with an even hand, and renowned for its state-planned economy, multi-spousal wedding ceremonies, and stringent health and safety legislation. The compassionate, cynical, cheerful population of 19.543 billion Sastennites enjoy extensive civil rights and enjoy a level of social equality free from the usual accompanying government corruption.

The enormous, socially-minded government prioritizes Education, although Defense, Welfare, and Industry are also considered important, while Spirituality is ignored. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Azarai. The income tax rate is 100%.

The frighteningly efficient Sastennic economy, worth a remarkable 7,500 trillion Ezrets a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector, which is fairly diversified, is led by the Tourism industry, with major contributions from Information Technology, Book Publishing, and Furniture Restoration. Average income is an amazing 383,798 Ezrets, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Friendly fire incidents usually result in severe burns, King Renadt II is too busy listening to praise to get any work done, many friends and relatives of King Renadt II have been given ambassador jobs in tropical island nations, and organisations with 800 in their phone number are often raided by special forces. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Sasten's national animal is the Leopard, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is Secularism.

Sasten is ranked 7,971st in the world and 441st in The North Pacific for Largest Basket Weaving Sector, scoring 6,819.67 on the Hickory Productivity Index.

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Largest Welfare Programs: 81stHighest Average Tax Rates: 98thLargest Governments: 102ndSmartest Citizens: 138thLowest Crime Rates: 145thSafest: 165thMost Cheerful Citizens: 180thHighest Poor Incomes: 188thMost Advanced Public Transport: 194thMost Efficient Economies: 200thNicest Citizens: 203rdMost Subsidized Industry: 232ndHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 242ndMost Advanced Public Education: 243rdMost Compassionate Citizens: 247thMost Inclusive: 292ndMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 295thMost Scientifically Advanced: 299thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 353rdHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 388thMost Rebellious Youth: 542ndMost Developed: 583rdLongest Average Lifespans: 668thLargest Publishing Industry: 755thHighest Economic Output: 777thHighest Average Incomes: 842ndMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 876thLeast Corrupt Governments: 894thMost Beautiful Environments: 1,047thMost Pacifist: 1,194thMost Cultured: 1,216thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 1,713thMost Secular: 1,806thTop
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Largest Information Technology Sector: 2,110thLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 2,173rdHealthiest Citizens: 2,312thMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 2,877thMost Valuable International Artwork: 5,658thLargest Populations: 6,606thMost Influential: 7,940thLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 7,971stHighest Wealthy Incomes: 9,052ndTop
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Highest Drug Use: 17,534thMost Income Equality: 17,682ndLargest Manufacturing Sector: 18,925thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 20,176th
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Smartest Citizens: 2nd in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 3rd in the regionLargest Governments: 4th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 5th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 7th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 7th in the regionSafest: 8th in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 9th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 9th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 9th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 10th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 11th in the regionMost Cheerful Citizens: 12th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 13th in the regionNicest Citizens: 14th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 16th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 17th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 17th in the regionMost Inclusive: 18th in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 18th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 21st in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 21st in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 27th in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 27th in the regionMost Developed: 31st in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 37th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 37th in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 50th in the regionMost Cultured: 56th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 69th in the regionLargest Populations: 72nd in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 74th in the regionMost Pacifist: 77th in the regionMost Secular: 80th in the regionTop
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Largest Furniture Restoration Industry: 109th in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 116th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 129th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 129th in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 344th in the regionHighest Drug Use: 431st in the regionLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 441st in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 500th in the regionTop
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Nudest: 655th in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 729th in the regionMost Income Equality: 923rd in the region

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