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The Effing of Efferalt

“Uh, I think we're okay. Thank you” Effer Alt

Category: New York Times Democracy
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Regional Influence: Shoeshiner

Location: the South Pacific



Population1.832 billion

LeaderEffer Alt


The Effing of Efferalt is a massive, cultured nation, ruled by Effer Alt with a fair hand, and renowned for its daily referendums, infamous sell-swords, and irreverence towards religion. The compassionate, democratic population of 1.832 billion Efferaltians enjoy a sensible mix of personal and economic freedoms, while the political process is open and the people's right to vote held sacrosanct.

The enormous, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Education, Welfare, and Administration. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Effertily. The average income tax rate is 71.0%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The powerhouse Efferaltian economy, worth 142 trillion Effers 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 Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Tourism, Cheese Exports, and Book Publishing. Average income is 77,605 Effers, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Birth rates have hit an all-time low, worried-looking neonatal nurses are being deployed in place of SWAT teams during dangerous drug busts, lobster tastes best when it is red, and aeroplane cockpits no longer have altimeters or airspeed indicators. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Efferalt's national animal is the Emu, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is Unknown.

Efferalt is ranked 74,483rd in the world and 3,550th in the South Pacific for Most Cheerful Citizens, with 50.5 Percentage Of Water Glasses Perceived Half-Full.

Most World Assembly Endorsements: 887thTop
Most Influential: 3,587thHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 4,500thLeast Corrupt Governments: 4,620thMost Pacifist: 6,241stLargest Welfare Programs: 6,544thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 7,824thSafest: 7,932ndLargest Cheese Export Sector: 9,706thTop
Most Compassionate Citizens: 10,440thNicest Citizens: 11,385thMost Inclusive: 12,656thMost Valuable International Artwork: 13,168thHealthiest Citizens: 16,768thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 17,406thLongest Average Lifespans: 17,435thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 19,224thMost Advanced Public Education: 19,441st
Most World Assembly Endorsements: 142nd in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 146th in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 174th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 189th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 215th in the regionMost Pacifist: 237th in the regionSafest: 291st in the regionLargest Cheese Export Sector: 334th in the regionTop
Most Compassionate Citizens: 392nd in the regionNicest Citizens: 411th in the regionMost Influential: 430th in the regionMost Inclusive: 445th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 455th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 547th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 547th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 554th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 609th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 697th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 735th in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Efferalt was endorsed by The Most Serene Republic of Philippinia.
  • : Efferalt was reclassified from "Liberal Democratic Socialists" to "New York Times Democracy".
  • : Efferalt was endorsed by The Queendom of Merevane.
  • : Efferalt was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Largest Cheese Export Sector and the Top 10% for Most Advanced Public Education and Most Extensive Public Healthcare.
  • : Following new legislation in Efferalt, aeroplane cockpits no longer have altimeters or airspeed indicators.
  • : Following new legislation in Efferalt, lobster tastes best when it is red.
  • : Following new legislation in Efferalt, worried-looking neonatal nurses are being deployed in place of SWAT teams during dangerous drug busts.
  • : Following new legislation in Efferalt, birth rates have hit an all-time low.
  • : Following new legislation in Efferalt, the nation's peacekeeping efforts usually comes with a healthy dose of pillaging.
  • : Efferalt voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Commend Trotterdam".


World Assembly

Endorsements Received: 195 » Kandorith, Yeldarbsland, The Worst army of, Curlyhoward, Amerion, Aumeltopia, Auphelia, Corgitopiaa, Qvait, Erinor, Madreia, Volaworand, Anserisa, Land Without Shrimp, Bawkie, West Pastafaria, PenguinPies, Bleakfoot, Kringalia, Pencil Sharpeners 2, The Filippinas, Marinho Islands, West Fallows, The JessTown Islands, Hanguk-Nippon, Farengeto, Abarri, Wehraboos, Bear Connors Paradiso, Grand Kingdom of Zilean Empire, CzechoSlovakishMoravia, Tsunamy, Ralphburg, Chinter Tho, Drystar, Baltenlands, New Briantown, Pamela And Hepatitis, Illean State, Darakin, Oreo States, Laamiva, Nova Montron, The Solar System Scope, InnWorm, Utondara, Kiasu-ism, Japanese Federal Republic, Shefino, Fighting Kawi Ninja, and 145 others.Seliyan progressive Islands, Luddinlande, Pax Dracon, Sabrestan, The naked people, The Two Jerseys, Tsvetania, Gonrati, Pi Ttamgwa Nunmul, Dasko, Alaninia, Well F, Sau Man Frescher, Glen Cooley, Nowa Europa, Sthalrim, Iym Winterless, Rabbitz, Steampunk Engineers, Calistan, Si-topia, Jehenna, Escevola, PeoplesFreeVille, Aidenfieeld, United States of Vietnam, Soem, Bergenu, Yellunstryer, Vincent Field, Native Inhabitants of Antarctica, Stoniamera, Omiri, Weburya, Blaash, Southern Numenor, Vega Naothia, Imperial Duck, Maeiland, Outer Utonixick Gollinican, Noire Denholm, Sandaoguo, Centristvill, A leftover country, LaVuxxe, The United Expanse, RestartAll, Markla, St Oaks, Manniskoslaktet, USNE2018, North Kanuckistan, Sanden, Linguiniland, Kervanosia, Barabarom, Three Rivia Levr, Cypheri, Potion Seller, Mantas Meow, Walloonia, Poopisiya, Nankyoku Tairiku, Cuuldere, Avalonica, Belschaft, Drugged Monkeys, Turks of The Eastern Calculus, 073 039 109 032 080 111 112 112 121, Wese Zippopiteradgil, Sedunn, Rebel-topia, Zaelith, Avia Lavanda, Direwolf1, Midand, Casa Boynus, Isokenzar, Ancient Slobovia, Jarilon, Andinla, Concrete Slab, Gliasco, Aguatania, Salguod, ChickenDome, East Lodge, Catsonya, Nova Kobol, Hypturn, Nookington, Lesinteil, The Radanivans, Terran Draconia, HUElavia, The West Valley Mountains, Whimichy, Gymnostan, Aurcania, Myness, Official State of Landland, White Bananistan, Nueva Alta California, Peskorea, B H A R A T, North Catimestistrianes, Xarbraden, Springhollow, Catillos, The Tecorogan Federation, Alfama, Lincolns Virginia, Dovive, Wardoeka, Sagada, Nothanksbutseriously, Djalia, Sassopolis, Novaexus, FreeFishers, Jennaterra, Namhines, Coadjuthen, Gecetesse, Page 53, Idiono, The Hare Jordans, HOUSE AHSANUL, Dylar, Aschenburg, Starsight, Maximvs Tarvgvs Rex, Hypersensible Crybabies, A little place for u and me, Brius, Oncarra, Peoples Republic of Columbus, Santa Ofelia, Kholdan, Kallassius, Jazzfrezia, Ebonhand, Terreno Travato, Merevane, and Philippinia.

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