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The Federal Socialist Republic of Ziotah and Riverside

“For the many.”

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

Location: Forest

Regional Influence: Truckler

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The Federal Socialist Republic of Ziotah and Riverside is a gargantuan, cultured nation, ruled by The Prime Minister with a fair hand, and remarkable for its multi-spousal wedding ceremonies, smutty television, and unlimited-speed roads. The compassionate, democratic population of 10.548 billion Ziotans 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 enormous, liberal, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Education, Environment, and Healthcare. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Lindon. The average income tax rate is 96.4%.

The frighteningly efficient Ziotan economy, worth a remarkable 1,546 trillion Zios a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector, which is highly specialized, is led by the Book Publishing industry, with significant contributions from Information Technology and Tourism. Average income is an impressive 146,592 Zios, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

The "right of sanctuary" stops police pursuit into temples and churches, there's a lot of hot air coming from the Capitol Building, Mountain Blue Jay is one of the most popular forenames in Ziotah and Riverside, and the government has begun selling heroin and ecstasy to help fund its projects. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Ziotah and Riverside's national animal is the Mountain Blue Jay, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.

Ziotah and Riverside is ranked 241,739th in the world and 455th in Forest for Largest Furniture Restoration Industry, scoring -18.28 on the Spitz-Pollish Productivity Index.

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Most Influential: 1,020thMost Compassionate Citizens: 1,150thNicest Citizens: 1,404thMost Pacifist: 1,599thBest Weather: 1,647thMost Rebellious Youth: 1,774thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 1,835thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 1,907thSafest: 1,981stMost Inclusive: 2,028thLargest Publishing Industry: 2,102ndMost Beautiful Environments: 2,181stHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 2,340thMost Advanced Public Education: 2,349thTop
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Most Popular Tourist Destinations: 2,448thLongest Average Lifespans: 2,523rdHealthiest Citizens: 2,633rdLargest Welfare Programs: 2,865thMost Developed: 3,315thHighest Average Tax Rates: 3,627thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 3,971stMost Efficient Economies: 4,301stSmartest Citizens: 4,306thMost Cultured: 4,363rdMost Subsidized Industry: 4,639thLargest Governments: 5,124thHighest Poor Incomes: 6,599thLeast Corrupt Governments: 7,367thLowest Crime Rates: 7,425thMost Cheerful Citizens: 7,857thHighest Economic Output: 11,238thMost Advanced Public Transport: 11,530thMost Scientifically Advanced: 11,726thTop
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Most Advanced Law Enforcement: 12,799thHighest Average Incomes: 15,000thMost Stationary: 15,518thMost Valuable International Artwork: 17,196thLargest Information Technology Sector: 17,820thMost Secular: 19,770thMost Income Equality: 21,447thMost Extensive Civil Rights: 21,628th
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Most Influential: 24th in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 25th in the regionMost Extensive Civil Rights: 26th in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 26th in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 29th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 33rd in the regionNicest Citizens: 35th in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 35th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 37th in the regionMost Pacifist: 38th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 38th in the regionMost Inclusive: 38th in the regionSafest: 39th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 40th in the regionMost Stationary: 42nd in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 43rd in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 43rd in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 44th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 46th in the regionMost Developed: 47th in the region

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Endorsements Received: 49 » Ruinenlust, Ownzone, Ironic Remarks, Canaltia, Ransium, Chilledsville, Feladria, Turbeaux, Reannia, Eryndlynd, Aeterno Tranquillitas, Frieden-und Freudenland, Forgotten Beauty, The New Bluestocking Homeland, Love and Nature, Window Land, Wantevolo, Cat-Herders United, Caterasia, Entitize, Novian Republics, Ordand, Hyon Delta, Verdant Haven, Bregaria, Lura, Cheloboria, Appendia, Blon Gre, Anachronolandia, Pen Blanityion, Atsvea, Deontologia, Jutsa, East Stederland, Terrabod, Simbolon, The Most Serene Republicans, Effazio, Blue Nagia, Garbelia, Crowacia, Einswenn, The Cypher Nine, Rivienland, Verensika, Daarwyrth, Zerkyr Xiszczy, and Uan aa Boa.