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The Holy Empire of An Clar

“Worship the Banner or be destroyed!”

Category: Corrupt Dictatorship
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Regional Influence: Handshaker

Location: Europe


An Clar

Population28.261 billion

LeaderGaius Melkor

Currencybanner yoyo

The Holy Empire of An Clar is a gargantuan, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by Gaius Melkor with an iron fist, and remarkable for its rampant corporate plagiarism, smutty television, and unlimited-speed roads. The hard-nosed, cynical, humorless, devout population of 28.261 billion Clarians 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, corrupt, well-organized government prioritizes Defense, although Law & Order, Education, and Healthcare are also considered important, while International Aid isn't funded at all. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Inis. The income tax rate is 100%.

The enormous but inefficient Clarian economy, worth a remarkable 4,271 trillion banner yoyoes a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector, which is quite specialized, is dominated by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with significant contributions from Book Publishing, Beef-Based Agriculture, and Information Technology. Average income is an impressive 151,137 banner yoyoes, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.4 times as much as the poorest.

The government is paving paradises to put up parking lots, psychiatrists that date patients are congratulated on their romantic conquests, small children are learning a lot of new words from a teacher with Tourette Syndrome, and people's charity begins and ends at home. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to the all-pervasive police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. An Clar's national animal is the magpie, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its national religion is Melkorianism.

An Clar is ranked 202,811th in the world and 1,026th in Europe for Largest Insurance Industry, scoring -23.43 on the Risk Expulsion Effectiveness Rating.

Most Influential: 7thLowest Crime Rates: 216thHighest Average Tax Rates: 228thLargest Governments: 250thMost Corrupt Governments: 573rdMost World Assembly Endorsements: 669thMost Devout: 812thMost Advanced Public Transport: 1,107thMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 1,180thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 1,428thMost Valuable International Artwork: 1,639thSmartest Citizens: 1,654thMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 1,682ndMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 2,014thTop
Most Cultured: 2,111thHighest Economic Output: 2,350thLargest Populations: 2,516thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 3,597thMost Stationary: 3,950thMost Advanced Public Education: 5,117thLargest Welfare Programs: 6,012thNudest: 6,133rdMost Beautiful Environments: 7,793rdLongest Average Lifespans: 8,891stMost Scientifically Advanced: 8,946thTop
Largest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 10,301stHighest Poor Incomes: 10,702ndHighest Average Incomes: 13,215thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 16,803rdMost Authoritarian: 18,065thLargest Agricultural Sector: 18,218thLargest Publishing Industry: 19,109th
Lowest Crime Rates: 3rd in the regionMost Influential: 5th in the regionLargest Governments: 5th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 5th in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 9th in the regionTop
Most Devout: 11th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 11th in the regionMost Stationary: 12th in the regionLargest Populations: 13th in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 14th in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 14th in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 20th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 23rd in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 23rd in the regionNudest: 30th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 33rd in the regionSmartest Citizens: 36th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 41st in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 45th in the regionMost Cultured: 46th in the regionTop
Largest Welfare Programs: 67th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 81st in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 86th in the regionMost Authoritarian: 92nd in the region

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Endorsements Received: 229 » Alsted, The Seven Provinces, Lexembourg, Lieges, Dauershire, Bohomo, Wombelland, Imperium Anglorum, Northern German Federation, Troltovia, Falvaard, Dark Matter, New Decius, Ansington, Lovisa, Hirota, Slavorussia, Einswenn, Evka, Outer Sparta, The New Nordic Union, Durlia, Ahma, The Poland-Lithuania Commonwealth, Umeria, Puerto Thelosia, TF1 TASK FORCE 1, Northeast Vatican, Super Happy Land, Maritzal, Popaholick, Quentenia, Sinclairtown, Galway-Dublin, Yahlia, Saint Domingo, Feria-Alkaline, Soviet Krussia, Libertyca, Alympian Kingdom, Saiwania, Ostermarch, Milfgaerd, Germany Third Reich, The Ivory Tower of Academia, Pilipinas and Malaya, Slavonia and Srijem, Thracia Republic, Daneforth, Irminsulia, and 179 others.Imperium Malignis, Carphelia, Wessex and Cornwall, North of Americas, Yoannes, Aristeme, Kardjali, Baycanistan, St Scarlett, Corthaen, Regnum Italiae, Purgatio, Nardin, Brakanistan, Goldenbourg, Rouvenor, GanymedEuropa, HYDRA-Russian Empire, Solteur, Cosadamia, Cre Alworkez, South St Maarten, Pazano, Aragonja, Monkistan, New Rickiland, Eritei, Leszno, The Champions League, Boldia, New Touraine, Kosonidia, Cytadela, Greater Albaina, New Ylicia, Kaspinia, Dorpz, Stukilo, Belmoren, Greate San Marino, Of Herbshire, Death Bat, Amicities, Toaddia, Thracia and Crimea, Estonesia, British Alban, Arorska, Neo-Europa, Jim the Baptist, Apabeossie, Volara, Bombastion, German Bismarck Republic, Republic of Satherland, Egyptian Mamluk Sultanate, Leranditale, Lumitauka, Beauprix, Chefactastyan, Msaladofinger, Cassaracen, Candavia, Kenmoria WA Mission, Bahnhofstrasse, British Norklon, Mantcor, Parliamentary Laramidia, Supcotia, Pydrus, Republic Of Vox, Socialist Balkans, Seristria, Monte Naranja, Laggos, Bluenstein, Northlandic Republic, Ukraba, The Scandinavian Realm, Viciebskaja, Aslicuria, The Kingdom of Denmark, Free Furentenia, Domton, Soviet Taoistan, Scravovia, Atenburgh, Blechingia, Arsenial, MFG R, Kanokla, Romana Imperium de Italia, Svarte Tarnet, Pollica, Gingera, Hertogenbosch, Suissen, Permorania, Dombrovia, Kingarria, Thils, Trixeland, Old Katy, The Pagan Moon, Nouros, Kossacks, The Peoples Republic of Suffolk, Navence, Nuweland, Cherised Lands of Galicia, Novo Portugal, ENOTRIA, Sicilian Imperial-Capitalist Empire, Belgique et France, Enway, WaffleEmpire, Anskerdank, Gultravia, A State of Trance, Betasia, Aura Banitia, Andyvania, Balto-League, Stromia, The-British-Isles, Neuchateau, Fearann nan Albannaich, Phillicans, Shagolaa, IllyrianAlbania, Velosia, The Caput Mundi, Walfo, New Leeds State, Andreapol, Juties, Wismar, Porury, Greater Tomland, Novum Hesperia, Prussian-Union, Preusses, Free Workers Macedon, The Fair Republic, Lord Sapre, GeneralStalin, Legique, Mallesia, Puhja, Poland-Kaliningrad, Slovanov, Elitestland, Lyallpur, Brittanoire, Evergreen Keys, Bounapartia, Sloburg, Godefargen, Rijland, Rotenstein, Eurinome, Auslus, Caoripp, Confederation of Westphalia, Sienkahn, Dobuni, United Engiresco, Diets, Appathian, New Petra, Anmola, New Pannonia, Rhinowolf, Leymen, Kyrkilas, Riverpost, Engales and Southern Ireland, North Batica, and Kiestia.

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