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Most Influential: 1,589thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 2,088thMost Pacifist: 2,098th
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Population6.203 billion

CapitalCivitas Libera
LeaderChancellor Stacy Elan

CurrencyCertainly Not Yerbit

The Republic of Piscina is a colossal, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by Chancellor Stacy Elan with a fair hand, and remarkable for its lack of airports, infamous sell-swords, and soft-spoken computers. The compassionate, democratic population of 6.203 billion Piscinans 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, socially-minded, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Education, Administration, and Healthcare. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Civitas Libera. The average income tax rate is 95.4%.

The frighteningly efficient Piscinan economy, worth 803 trillion Certainly Not Yerbits 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 mostly made up of the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Tourism and Book Publishing. Average income is an impressive 129,495 Certainly Not Yerbits, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

People take government jobs for the frequent flier miles, military strategists are questioning the wisdom of subsidizing the economies of sworn enemies, droves of former desperados are applying to join the border police, and graffiti graces every city's streets. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Piscina's national animal is the Salmon, which frolics freely in the nation's sparkling oceans.

Piscina is ranked 4,965th in the world and 111th in 10000 Islands for Smartest Citizens, with 127.81 quips per hour.

Most Influential: 1,589thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 2,088thMost Pacifist: 2,098thMost Advanced Public Education: 2,357thLeast Corrupt Governments: 2,362ndHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 2,479thTop
Safest: 2,805thMost Compassionate Citizens: 3,388thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 3,610thMost Developed: 3,612thMost Secular: 3,723rdNicest Citizens: 3,865thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 3,976thHealthiest Citizens: 4,623rdLongest Average Lifespans: 4,709thMost Inclusive: 4,858thMost Beautiful Environments: 4,893rdBest Weather: 4,899thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 4,905thSmartest Citizens: 4,965thHighest Average Tax Rates: 5,067thHighest Food Quality: 5,610thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 6,164thLowest Crime Rates: 6,453rdLargest Governments: 7,711thLargest Information Technology Sector: 7,946thLargest Welfare Programs: 8,172ndHighest Poor Incomes: 8,982ndMost Cultured: 9,655thMost Advanced Public Transport: 10,176thTop
Most Scientifically Advanced: 15,023rdMost Subsidized Industry: 15,073rdMost Efficient Economies: 18,456thMost Income Equality: 18,551stLargest Publishing Industry: 20,332ndHighest Average Incomes: 21,938th
Highest Foreign Aid Spending: 35th in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 49th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 50th in the regionSafest: 59th in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 59th in the regionMost Pacifist: 60th in the regionMost Developed: 77th in the regionMost Secular: 77th in the regionTop
Most Income Equality: 83rd in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 85th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 89th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 90th in the regionNicest Citizens: 95th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 97th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 97th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 100th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 109th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 111th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 112th in the regionMost Inclusive: 113th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 119th in the regionBest Weather: 120th in the regionHighest Food Quality: 121st in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 123rd in the regionMost Influential: 125th in the regionLargest Governments: 142nd in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 144th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 147th in the region

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