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The Commonwealth of Handal Ands

“With the Strength of the People”

Category: Inoffensive Centrist Democracy
Civil Rights:
Below Average
Political Freedoms:

Regional Influence: Superpower

Location: The Democratic Union


Handal Ands

Population7.26 billion

CapitalLuxich Chist Grontier
LeaderPresident Henrik Litzinger


The Commonwealth of Handal Ands is a colossal, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by President Henrik Litzinger with an even hand, and remarkable for its ubiquitous missile silos, otherworldly petting zoo, and complete lack of prisons. The hard-nosed, hard-working, cynical, humorless, devout population of 7.26 billion Handal Andsians have some civil rights, but not too many, enjoy the freedom to spend their money however they like, to a point, and take part in free and open elections, although not too often.

The relatively small, corrupt government juggles the competing demands of Defense, Industry, and Education. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Luxich Chist Grontier. The average income tax rate is 35.5%.

The frighteningly efficient Handal Andsian economy, worth a remarkable 2,155 trillion Rubles a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Arms Manufacturing, Retail, and Book Publishing. Black market activity is rampant. State-owned companies are reasonably common. Average income is an amazing 296,963 Rubles, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 3.2 times as much as the poorest.

A large-scale revitalization of the education system is underway, cowboys often wear wolfskin jackets to the saloon, nations that kill a Handal Andsian can expect a strongly worded letter, and signs at the border tell international drivers where they can put their cars. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown. Handal Ands's national animal is the Jaguar, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is Christianity.

Handal Ands is ranked 7,173rd in the world and 1st in The Democratic Union for Longest Average Lifespans, with 91.78 Years.

Largest Retail Industry: 647thLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 1,383rdMost Devout: 1,440thLargest Black Market: 1,721stLargest Agricultural Sector: 1,811thHighest Disposable Incomes: 1,889thHighest Average Incomes: 2,020thTop
Largest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 2,257thMost Corrupt Governments: 2,401stLargest Insurance Industry: 2,523rdLargest Manufacturing Sector: 2,579thLargest Trout Fishing Sector: 2,632ndHighest Poor Incomes: 2,800thMost Efficient Economies: 3,183rdLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 3,190thLargest Cheese Export Sector: 3,561stRudest Citizens: 3,919thLargest Publishing Industry: 4,018thLargest Information Technology Sector: 4,037thLargest Gambling Industry: 5,619thMost Subsidized Industry: 5,953rdMost Influential: 6,293rdMost Cultured: 6,321stMost Scientifically Advanced: 6,441stHighest Economic Output: 6,668thHighest Wealthy Incomes: 6,712thLongest Average Lifespans: 7,173rdLargest Timber Woodchipping Industry: 7,866thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 8,156thMost Developed: 8,370thHealthiest Citizens: 8,564thSmartest Citizens: 8,621stMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 9,112thLargest Governments: 9,990thTop
Most World Assembly Endorsements: 11,350thLowest Crime Rates: 12,834thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 19,079thMost Valuable International Artwork: 20,195thMost Advanced Public Education: 20,376th
Most Developed: 1st in the regionLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 1st in the regionRudest Citizens: 1st in the regionLargest Agricultural Sector: 1st in the regionLargest Black Market: 1st in the regionLargest Retail Industry: 1st in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 1st in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 1st in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 1st in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 1st in the regionMost Devout: 1st in the regionLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 1st in the regionSmartest Citizens: 1st in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 1st in the regionLargest Insurance Industry: 1st in the regionMost Cultured: 1st in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 1st in the regionHighest Disposable Incomes: 1st in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 1st in the regionHighest Economic Output: 1st in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 1st in the regionMost Influential: 1st in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 2nd in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 2nd in the regionLargest Governments: 2nd in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 2nd in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 2nd in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 2nd in the regionLargest Trout Fishing Sector: 2nd in the regionLargest Populations: 2nd in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 2nd in the regionMost Stationary: 2nd in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 2nd in the regionLargest Gambling Industry: 2nd in the regionLargest Cheese Export Sector: 2nd in the regionTop
Lowest Crime Rates: 3rd in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 3rd in the regionLargest Timber Woodchipping Industry: 3rd in the region

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