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The United Socialist States of Wascoitan 044

“The will of the workers is the will of the nation”

Category: Inoffensive Centrist Democracy
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Location: Graphic Arts

Regional Influence: Zero


The United Socialist States of Wascoitan 044 is a massive, genial nation, renowned for its ban on automobiles. The quiet, industrious population of 1.83 billion Wascoitan 044ians 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 Environment, Law & Order, and Welfare. The average income tax rate is 28.6%.

The sizeable but inefficient Wascoitan 044ian economy, worth 62.8 trillion Assembly notes a year, is quite specialized and led by the Beef-Based Agriculture industry, with major contributions from Information Technology, Soda Sales, and Basket Weaving. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 34,332 Assembly notes, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 3.9 times as much as the poorest.

A blood-red mark on the doorframe means a building must be passed over for destruction, cars are banned, Members of Parliament are often found living in cardboard boxes, and marine biology students are shocked to discover that a whale is a mammal. Crime, especially youth-related, is well under control, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Wascoitan 044's national animal is the Hydra, which frolics freely in the nation's sparkling oceans.

Wascoitan 044 is ranked 63,264th in the world and 2nd in Graphic Arts for Most Cultured, scoring 68 on the Snufflebottom-Wiggendum Pentatonic Scale.

Best Weather: 22,740thMost Beautiful Environments: 25,307th
Longest Average Lifespans: 1st in the regionBest Weather: 1st in the regionMost Inclusive: 1st in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 1st in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 1st in the region

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