The Commonwealth of Ikea Rike is a huge, efficient nation, notable for its barren, inhospitable landscape, ubiquitous missile silos, and free-roaming dinosaurs. The hard-nosed, hard-working population of 990 million Ikeae are either ruled by a sleek, efficient government or a conglomerate of multinational corporations; it's difficult to tell which.
The minute, pro-business government, or what there is of one, prioritizes Defense, with Education, Administration, and Industry also on the agenda, while Spirituality and Environment are ignored. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Shopholm. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 4.2%.
The powerhouse Ikean economy, worth 101 trillion Kronor a year, is driven almost entirely by the private sector, which is broadly diversified and led by the Gambling industry, with major contributions from Retail, Arms Manufacturing, and Information Technology. Average income is an impressive 102,852 Kronor, but there is an enormous disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 552,678 per year while the poor average 9,978, a ratio of 55.4 to 1.
Scout campfire sing-a-longs tend to focus on the evils of antitrust legislation, preservative-laden Ikean cheeses will be as edible when archaeologists dig them up next millennium, children who can't memorize their multiplication tables are sent to the mines, and Ikea Rike has designated Shopholm as its capital city. Crime, especially youth-related, is a major problem, with the police force struggling against a lack of funding and a high mortality rate. Ikea Rike's national animal is the Pickled Herring, which teeters on the brink of extinction due to heavy metals seepage into national waterways.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Ikea Rike endorsed The United Dynastic Republic of Opstan.
- : Ikea Rike endorsed The Republic of Parmovand.
- : Ikea Rike was endorsed by The Republic of Parmovand.
- : Ikea Rike was endorsed by The United Dynastic Republic of Opstan.
- : Ikea Rike was endorsed by The Confederacy of Zyvetskistaahn.
- : Ikea Rike endorsed The Allied States of Afcon.
- : Ikea Rike was endorsed by The Allied States of Afcon.
- : Ikea Rike endorsed The Commonwealth of United Anglo-America.
- : Ikea Rike was endorsed by The Commonwealth of United Anglo-America.
- : Ikea Rike voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Repeal "Preventing Desertification"".
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