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The Sopo Sloth Kingdom of Ambrella

“Live for Profit, Die for Profit”

Category: Capitalizt
Civil Rights:
Excellent
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Very Good

Regional Influence: Squire

Location: Europeia

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Ambrella

Population26.8 billion

CapitalUnionville d'Ambrella
LeaderSopo Sopopopolis
FaithAllerb'ma

Currencysopric
AnimalAzure Flamingo

The Sopo Sloth Kingdom of Ambrella is a gargantuan, cultured nation, ruled by Sopo Sopopopolis with an even hand, and renowned for its multi-spousal wedding ceremonies, sprawling nuclear power plants, and infamous sell-swords. The hard-nosed, hard-working, humorless, devout population of 26.8 billion Ambrellans enjoy some of the most opulent lifestyles in the region, unless they are unemployed or working-class, in which case they are variously starving to death or crippled by easily preventable diseases.

The minute, corrupt government, or what there is of one, is primarily concerned with Spirituality, with Education and Industry also on the agenda, while Social Policy and Welfare receive no funds. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Unionville d'Ambrella. Income tax is unheard of.

The frighteningly efficient Ambrellan economy, worth a remarkable 6,452 trillion soprics a year, is driven almost entirely by the private sector, which is broadly diversified and led by the Gambling industry, with major contributions from Uranium Mining, Soda Sales, and Information Technology. Average income is an amazing 240,769 soprics, but there is an enormous disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 1,433,048 per year while the poor average 18,526, a ratio of 77.3 to 1.

A video of Sopo Sopopopolis wearing shock-blue face paint and smashing an electric guitar in front of a frenzied crowd is on endless repeat on the nightly news, a girl's success in life is often linked to her performance in beauty pageants, one of the most popular models in Ambrella has a scarred face and one working eye, and aeroplane cockpits no longer have altimeters or airspeed indicators. Crime, especially youth-related, is all-pervasive, probably because of the absence of a police force. Ambrella's national animal is the Azure Flamingo, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its national religion is Allerb'ma.

Ambrella is ranked 127,754th in the world and 715th in Europeia for Most Extreme, scoring 14.99 on the Paul-Nader Subjective Decentrality Index.

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Largest Pizza Delivery Sector: 275thLowest Overall Tax Burden: 500thMost Valuable International Artwork: 649thLargest Gambling Industry: 703rdFattest Citizens: 758thHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 798thLargest Soda Pop Sector: 865thMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 896thHighest Economic Output: 1,099thHighest Disposable Incomes: 1,132ndLargest Mining Sector: 1,163rdHighest Crime Rates: 1,181stHighest Wealthy Incomes: 1,247thMost Influential: 1,443rdMost Avoided: 1,624thLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 1,967thTop
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Largest Timber Woodchipping Industry: 2,540thLargest Cheese Export Sector: 2,666thLargest Populations: 2,981stHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 3,102ndLargest Insurance Industry: 3,277thHighest Average Incomes: 3,778thLargest Retail Industry: 3,996thMost Rebellious Youth: 4,014thMost Devout: 4,416thLargest Publishing Industry: 4,607thLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 4,961stRudest Citizens: 5,773rdMost Stationary: 6,214thMost Cultured: 6,814thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 7,185thLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 7,211thLargest Black Market: 9,168thMost Armed: 10,000thTop
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Largest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 12,498thMost Efficient Economies: 13,791stMost Scientifically Advanced: 13,793rdGreatest Rich-Poor Divides: 13,818thLargest Agricultural Sector: 16,225thLargest Information Technology Sector: 16,778thHighest Drug Use: 17,101stMost Corrupt Governments: 17,517thSmartest Citizens: 19,442ndMost World Assembly Endorsements: 20,901st
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Largest Gambling Industry: 1st in the regionLargest Pizza Delivery Sector: 2nd in the regionLowest Overall Tax Burden: 3rd in the regionHighest Crime Rates: 5th in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 5th in the regionFattest Citizens: 5th in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 7th in the regionHighest Disposable Incomes: 8th in the regionLargest Soda Pop Sector: 8th in the regionHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 8th in the regionMost Avoided: 8th in the regionLargest Mining Sector: 8th in the regionLargest Populations: 9th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 10th in the regionLargest Timber Woodchipping Industry: 11th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 11th in the regionLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 12th in the regionTop
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Most Stationary: 18th in the regionGreatest Rich-Poor Divides: 20th in the regionLargest Insurance Industry: 21st in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 30th in the regionMost Devout: 30th in the regionLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 31st in the regionLargest Retail Industry: 31st in the regionLargest Cheese Export Sector: 31st in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 33rd in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 37th in the regionLargest Black Market: 38th in the regionRudest Citizens: 47th in the regionMost Armed: 49th in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 53rd in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 59th in the regionTop
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Largest Publishing Industry: 63rd in the regionHighest Drug Use: 63rd in the regionLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 68th in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 90th in the regionMost Cultured: 96th in the regionMost Influential: 100th in the regionMost Pro-Market: 100th in the regionLargest Agricultural Sector: 119th in the region

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