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Most Income Equality: 3,647thMost Authoritarian: 8,266th
The Republic of
Corrupt Dictatorship
Unity, Discipline, Work
Civil Rights
Basket Case
Political Freedom
Unheard Of

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Population235 million


The Republic of Itracul5 is a huge, environmentally stunning nation, remarkable for its compulsory military service, irreverence towards religion, and devotion to social welfare. The cynical population of 235 million Itracul5ians are ruled with an iron fist by the dictatorship government, which ensures that no-one outside the party gets too rich. In their personal lives, however, citizens are relatively unoppressed; it remains to be seen whether this is because the government genuinely cares about its people, or if it hasn't gotten around to stamping out civil rights yet.

The enormous, socially-minded, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Welfare, Defense, and Law & Order. The average income tax rate is 68.2%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The sizeable but stagnant Itracul5ian economy, worth 2.76 trillion pesos a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector is led by the Beef-Based Agriculture industry, with major contributions from Cheese Exports, Arms Manufacturing, and Basket Weaving. Average income is 11,735 pesos, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Itracul5's national animal is the kiwi, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

Itracul5 is ranked 198,919th in the world and 225th in Resuscitation for Most Developed, scoring 43.45 on the Human Development Index.

Most Income Equality: 3,647thMost Authoritarian: 8,266th
Most Income Equality: 8th in the regionMost Authoritarian: 10th in the regionMost Inclusive: 11th in the regionTop
Highest Average Tax Rates: 12th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 14th in the regionLargest Governments: 16th in the regionMost Secular: 19th in the region

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