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The Fallen Empire of Ataraxia Somnia

“We shall prevail. We have eternity.” Os Invidian

Category: Democratic Socialists
Civil Rights:
Good
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Good

Regional Influence: Shoeshiner

Location: The North Pacific

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Ataraxia Somnia

Population7.412 billion

CapitalVitae Mori
LeaderOs Invidian

CurrencySacron
AnimalKoala

The Fallen Empire of Ataraxia Somnia is a colossal, cultured nation, ruled by Os Invidian with an even hand, and renowned for its smutty television, multi-spousal wedding ceremonies, and irreverence towards religion. The compassionate, humorless population of 7.412 billion Somniums are fiercely patriotic and enjoy great social equality; they tend to view other, more capitalist countries as somewhat immoral and corrupt.

The large government juggles the competing demands of Education, Administration, and Environment. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Vitae Mori. The average income tax rate is 91.0%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient Somnolentus economy, worth a remarkable 1,160 trillion Sacrons a year, is quite specialized and mostly made up of the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Tourism, Arms Manufacturing, and Book Publishing. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an impressive 156,593 Sacrons, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Proper policy proposals prerequire professional peer-reviewed papers, the legal system for the political class is completely separate from the one for normal citizens, noises louder than a whisper have been prohibited by law, and plain-clothes police officers follow Dàguó tourists everywhere they go. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Ataraxia Somnia's national animal is the Koala, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

Ataraxia Somnia is ranked 144,786th in the world and 6,553rd in The North Pacific for Most Pro-Market, scoring 31 on the Rand Index.

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 723rdMost Influential: 1,056thMost Valuable International Artwork: 1,701stTop
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Most Scientifically Advanced: 2,798thMost Advanced Public Transport: 2,829thLargest Information Technology Sector: 2,881stMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 3,710thMost Beautiful Environments: 4,413thMost Developed: 4,810thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 4,922ndHealthiest Citizens: 5,279thMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 5,471stMost Inclusive: 5,489thLongest Average Lifespans: 5,703rdLargest Governments: 6,040thBest Weather: 6,151stMost Secular: 6,153rdSmartest Citizens: 6,211thHighest Poor Incomes: 6,325thLowest Crime Rates: 6,459thMost Advanced Public Education: 7,186thHighest Average Tax Rates: 7,434thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 7,744thMost Rebellious Youth: 8,148thMost Cultured: 10,040thTop
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Highest Average Incomes: 12,051stMost Efficient Economies: 12,114thSafest: 13,484thHighest Economic Output: 14,300thMost Subsidized Industry: 14,670thMost Compassionate Citizens: 15,632ndHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 20,493rd
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Most Advanced Public Transport: 101st in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 168th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 177th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 180th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 186th in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 229th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 242nd in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 278th in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 287th in the regionMost Developed: 292nd in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 309th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 313th in the regionLargest Governments: 325th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 332nd in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 332nd in the regionMost Secular: 336th in the regionBest Weather: 339th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 339th in the regionMost Inclusive: 341st in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 347th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 350th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 381st in the regionMost Influential: 412th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 454th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 473rd in the regionTop
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Most Cultured: 498th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 566th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 618th in the regionMost Average: 679th in the regionLargest Populations: 686th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 693rd in the regionSafest: 707th in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 844th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 846th in the region

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