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The Oreburgh City Gym of Gym Leader Roark

“Here goes! This'll be a rocking battle!”

Category: Tyranny by Majority
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Regional Influence: Minnow

Location: Artificial Solar System


Gym Leader Roark

Population4.552 billion

CurrencyCoal Badge

The Oreburgh City Gym of Gym Leader Roark is a massive, safe nation, remarkable for its burgeoning Rampardos population. The democratic population of 4.552 billion Gym Leader Roarkians enjoy great social freedoms and frequent elections, where the majority of the populace regularly votes to increase its benefits at the expense of various hapless minorities.

The medium-sized, moralistic, socially-minded, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Welfare, Defense, and Education. The average income tax rate is 32.7%, but much higher for the wealthy.

The large but underdeveloped Gym Leader Roarkian economy, worth 112 trillion Coal Badges a year, is led by the Basket Weaving industry, with major contributions from Automobile Manufacturing, Woodchip Exports, and Gambling. Black market activity is notable. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 24,661 Coal Badges, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Gym Leader Roark's national animal is the Rampardos.

Gym Leader Roark is ranked 208,982nd in the world and 5,214th in Artificial Solar System for Most Developed, scoring 48.01 on the Human Development Index.

Least Corrupt Governments: 136th in the regionMost Politically Free: 259th in the regionTop
Most Pacifist: 426th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 444th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 480th in the region

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