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Most Ignorant Citizens: 1,057thMost Avoided: 1,175thHighest Wealthy Incomes: 1,279th
The Mad NPA Volunteer Piper of
Corporate Police State
The Son of God goes forth to war a kingly crown to gain
Daniel Dravot
Influence
Shoeshiner
Region
Civil Rights
Unheard Of
Economy
Frightening
Political Freedom
Unheard Of

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Territorio di Qualcuno

Population4.432 billion

LeaderDaniel Dravot
FaithFreemasonry

CurrencyNiente
AnimalBoh

The Mad NPA Volunteer Piper of Territorio di Qualcuno is a massive, orderly nation, ruled by Daniel Dravot with an iron fist, and renowned for its enslaved workforce, sprawling nuclear power plants, and suspicion of poets. The hard-nosed, hard-working, cynical, humorless, devout population of 4.432 billion dispersi are ruled with an iron fist by the corrupt, dictatorship government, which oppresses anyone who isn't on the board of a Fortune 500 company. Large corporations tend to be above the law, and use their financial clout to gain ever-increasing government benefits at the expense of the poor and unemployed.

The relatively small, corrupt, moralistic, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Defense, Law & Order, and Industry. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 15.1%.

The frighteningly efficient disperso economy, worth 974 trillion Nientes a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with significant contributions from Retail, Uranium Mining, and Woodchip Exports. Black market activity is rampant. Average income is an amazing 219,767 Nientes, but there is an enormous disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 1,389,642 per year while the poor average 14,505, a ratio of 95.8 to 1.

Rumours have it that a secret police is responsible for the recent spate of missing persons, the government has become increasingly militant, loss of the ability to speak is a common affliction of the elderly, and the government response to disaster victims starving for bread is "let them eat stale cake". Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force. Territorio di Qualcuno's national animal is the Boh, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its national religion is Freemasonry.

Territorio di Qualcuno is ranked 35,643rd in the world and 4th in HC Metalurg for Most Pro-Market, scoring 67.89 on the Rand Index.

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Most Ignorant Citizens: 1,057thMost Avoided: 1,175thHighest Wealthy Incomes: 1,279thLargest Insurance Industry: 1,769thLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 1,879thFattest Citizens: 1,883rdLargest Mining Sector: 1,884thMost Corrupt Governments: 1,913thHighest Disposable Incomes: 1,985thTop
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Largest Pizza Delivery Sector: 2,148thHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 2,352ndLargest Timber Woodchipping Industry: 2,379thLargest Retail Industry: 2,846thMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 2,861stLargest Manufacturing Sector: 2,919thLargest Agricultural Sector: 3,031stLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 3,670thLargest Gambling Industry: 3,823rdMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 4,138thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 4,548thHighest Average Incomes: 4,869thMost Devout: 4,967thLargest Black Market: 5,680thLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 8,317thMost Efficient Economies: 9,379thLowest Crime Rates: 10,207thTop
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Most Primitive: 11,900thGreatest Rich-Poor Divides: 13,115thLargest Cheese Export Sector: 14,153rdLargest Soda Pop Sector: 14,936thLargest Governments: 16,630thMost Conservative: 17,197thHighest Economic Output: 17,247thRudest Citizens: 18,915th
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Most Ignorant Citizens: 1st in the regionRudest Citizens: 1st in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 1st in the regionHighest Economic Output: 1st in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 1st in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 1st in the regionLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 1st in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 1st in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 1st in the regionFattest Citizens: 1st in the regionMost Devout: 1st in the regionLargest Timber Woodchipping Industry: 1st in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 1st in the regionLargest Black Market: 1st in the regionLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 1st in the regionGreatest Rich-Poor Divides: 1st in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 1st in the regionLargest Pizza Delivery Sector: 1st in the regionLargest Mining Sector: 1st in the regionLargest Governments: 1st in the regionLargest Agricultural Sector: 1st in the regionLargest Retail Industry: 1st in the regionLargest Insurance Industry: 1st in the regionMost Conservative: 1st in the regionHighest Disposable Incomes: 1st in the regionLargest Gambling Industry: 1st in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 1st in the regionHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 1st in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 1st in the regionMost Avoided: 1st in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 1st in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 2nd in the regionMost Extreme: 2nd in the regionMost Armed: 3rd in the regionTop
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Most Pro-Market: 4th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 8th in the regionMost Authoritarian: 9th in the regionMost Primitive: 10th in the regionLargest Cheese Export Sector: 10th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 11th in the regionTop
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Most Valuable International Artwork: 16th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 19th in the regionLargest Soda Pop Sector: 22nd in the region

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