The Republic of Etainerre is a huge, cultured nation, notable for its museums and concert halls, irreverence towards religion, and stringent health and safety legislation. The compassionate population of 438 million Etainerreans are fiercely patriotic and enjoy great social equality; they tend to view other, more capitalist countries as somewhat immoral and corrupt.
The enormous, socially-minded government juggles the competing demands of Education, Administration, and Healthcare. The average income tax rate is 77.5%, and even higher for the wealthy.
The sizeable but sluggish Etainerrean economy, worth 11.6 trillion Sens a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector, which is quite specialized, is led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Trout Farming, Basket Weaving, and Uranium Mining. Average income is 26,375 Sens, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.
Selfie stick use is a required Scout badge, constipated-looking politicians are uptight about potty mouths, the government regularly publishes lengthy reports on its own excessive recordkeeping, and it's been a banner year for local vexillology. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a very well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Etainerre's national animal is the Chartreux, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Following new legislation in Etainerre, it's been a banner year for local vexillology.
- : Following new legislation in Etainerre, the government regularly publishes lengthy reports on its own excessive recordkeeping.
- : Following new legislation in Etainerre, constipated-looking politicians are uptight about potty mouths.
- : Etainerre was endorsed by The Democratic States of Bortheria.
- : Etainerre was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Least Corrupt Governments.
- : Following new legislation in Etainerre, selfie stick use is a required Scout badge.
- : Following new legislation in Etainerre, when people ask what the difference is between politicians and lawyers they are referred to document c15(iv) section 14.1 subsection 3.2 of the Jan 2015 political category definition guidance codes.
- : Etainerre's influence in 10000 Islands rose from "Minnow" to "Sprat".
- : Etainerre was endorsed by The Dictatorship of New CHOP.
- : Etainerre changed its national nation type to "Republic".
Endorsements Received: 25 » Kuriko, Valentian Elysium, New Fania, Northern Nivaria, The Soylent Green Party, Carbo Nation, Johnne Green, Wysrod, Krystalveil, Randopian, The Republic of Osea, United Kingdom of Selesnia, Dustwind, Ascended Union, Anisopterra, Vivolkha, Ehrgeizig, The Pizza, Kachikawawa, Waitiki, Old Tryst, Evertopia, Ignis Cinere, New CHOP, and Bortheria.