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The Grey Havens of Shaizan

“Behold! The land of Elves.”

Category: Left-Leaning College State
Civil Rights:
Excellent
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Very Good

Location: The Free Nations Region

Regional Influence: Squire

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The Grey Havens of Shaizan is a gargantuan, socially progressive nation, notable for its daily referendums, ubiquitous missile silos, and hatred of cheese. The compassionate, cheerful population of 10.403 billion Elves enjoy extensive civil freedoms, particularly in social issues, while business tends to be more regulated.

The large government juggles the competing demands of Education, Defense, and Industry. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Osgiliath. The average income tax rate is 97.7%.

The frighteningly efficient Shaizanian economy, worth a remarkable 2,154 trillion Tharnis a year, is highly specialized and dominated by the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Book Publishing, Tourism, and Arms Manufacturing. State-owned companies are reasonably common. Average income is an amazing 207,125 Tharnis, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

The endangered saltwater humpback Great Eagle is only seen in captivity programs, the official Shaizanian Phrase Book weighs as much as a small child, tech-mad citizens think that the laser-powered bread-slicer uPhone App is the coolest thing since sliced bread, and the government has announced its plans to construct a giant weaponised robot-cat. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Shaizan's national animal is the Great Eagle, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.

Shaizan is ranked 1,154th in the world and 4th in The Free Nations Region for Most Developed, scoring 98.23 on the Human Development Index.

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Most Cheerful Citizens: 747thMost Developed: 1,154thHealthiest Citizens: 1,285thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 1,400thLongest Average Lifespans: 1,407thBest Weather: 1,487thSafest: 1,569thSmartest Citizens: 1,854thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 1,972ndMost Valuable International Artwork: 2,192ndMost Beautiful Environments: 2,219thLargest Publishing Industry: 2,231stLargest Information Technology Sector: 2,274thLowest Crime Rates: 2,306thTop
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Most Advanced Public Transport: 2,469thLargest Governments: 2,602ndHighest Average Tax Rates: 2,713thMost Scientifically Advanced: 2,855thNicest Citizens: 3,885thHighest Poor Incomes: 3,928thMost Cultured: 4,037thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 4,884thLargest Welfare Programs: 4,973rdMost Inclusive: 5,271stMost Subsidized Industry: 5,778thHighest Average Incomes: 5,991stMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 6,021stMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 6,143rdMost Influential: 6,208thMost Efficient Economies: 6,712thHighest Economic Output: 7,594thMost Rebellious Youth: 7,686thMost Advanced Public Education: 7,789thMost Compassionate Citizens: 8,298thMost Pacifist: 9,032ndMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 9,608thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 9,779thMost Secular: 10,160th
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Most Cheerful Citizens: 2nd in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 2nd in the regionBest Weather: 2nd in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 3rd in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 4th in the regionMost Developed: 4th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 4th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 4th in the regionSafest: 4th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 4th in the regionTop
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Smartest Citizens: 5th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 5th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 5th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 6th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 6th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 7th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 7th in the regionMost Cultured: 8th in the regionLargest Governments: 8th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 9th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 10th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 11th in the regionLargest Populations: 12th in the regionNicest Citizens: 14th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 16th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 17th in the regionMost Inclusive: 18th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 19th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 20th in the regionTop
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Most Advanced Defense Forces: 22nd in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 22nd in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 23rd in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 24th in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 25th in the regionNudest: 33rd in the regionMost Secular: 35th in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 40th in the region

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Endorsements Received: 38 » BBoss, Narvatus, My Nation, Sulivannia, Grand Abaco, Linkers Sha, Gufand, Artannia, Tiocfadh, Great Sothos, Moka Pamplemousses, Karsopolis, Laidir, Emaha, Ratakosha, Liberty et Justice, Municipality of Baria and Vungtau, The Free France, New RandyLand, ZenPenguin, Zuuri, Literian, Asianite, Manoresca, Tyuleniy, Santo Andreo, Obets, Larontia, Novissima Terra, Archargentina, United State of Ancolia, Diarock, Gabeopolis, Northern Celtic Regions, Snowlun, Somennia, The Pirotian Republic, and Europan Union.