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The Republic of Kovish

“Kanto Tinio!!” Bulbolito Bayagbag

Category: Psychotic Dictatorship
Civil Rights:
Rare
Economy:
Very Strong
Political Freedoms:
Rare

Regional Influence: Page

Location: the South Pacific

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Kovish

Population2.825 billion

CapitalFekfek
LeaderBulbolito Bayagbag
FaithMiLodi

CurrencyKupal
AnimalTurat

The Republic of Kovish is a massive, orderly nation, ruled by Bulbolito Bayagbag with an iron fist, and notable for its parental licensing program, digital currency, and punitive income tax rates. The hard-nosed, cynical, devout population of 2.825 billion Kovishians are ruled without fear or favor by a psychotic dictator, who outlaws just about everything and refers to the populace as "my little playthings."

The large, corrupt, moralistic, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Law & Order, Education, and Administration. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Fekfek. The average income tax rate is 56.8%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The very strong Kovishian economy, worth 197 trillion Kupals 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 led by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with significant contributions from Book Publishing, Trout Farming, and Furniture Restoration. Average income is 69,902 Kupals, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Political satirists and late night comedians weep as the government begins cleaning up its act, foreign nations often blame poverty and terrorism on Kovishian selfishness, sending sick politicians "Get Well Soon" cards is considered bribery, and a bureaucratic fight over KIA cafeteria food expenditures has caused the temporary suspension of all agency counterintelligence operations. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a very well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Kovish's national animal is the Turat, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its national religion is MiLodi.

Kovish is ranked 47,723rd in the world and 1,992nd in the South Pacific for Most Extreme, scoring 27.2 on the Paul-Nader Subjective Decentrality Index.

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Most Influential: 2,156thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 2,300thBest Weather: 5,936thMost Devout: 7,929thTop
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Healthiest Citizens: 10,831stMost Beautiful Environments: 13,271stLowest Crime Rates: 13,905thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 14,315thLongest Average Lifespans: 14,553rdLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 15,111thLargest Publishing Industry: 15,461stLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 15,525thMost Authoritarian: 16,654thMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 17,365thMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 18,198th
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Best Weather: 186th in the regionMost Devout: 212th in the regionMost Influential: 247th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 322nd in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 343rd in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 354th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 390th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 400th in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 419th in the regionTop
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Most Popular Tourist Destinations: 437th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 440th in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 498th in the regionLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 557th in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 600th in the regionMost Stationary: 663rd in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 698th in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 757th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 775th in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 821st in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 831st in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Kovish was endorsed by The Dictatorship of Myness.
  • : Kovish was endorsed by The Rogue Nation of Psychological Care.
  • : Following new legislation in Kovish, a bureaucratic fight over KIA cafeteria food expenditures has caused the temporary suspension of all agency counterintelligence operations.
  • : Following new legislation in Kovish, sending sick politicians "Get Well Soon" cards is considered bribery.
  • : Following new legislation in Kovish, foreign nations often blame poverty and terrorism on Kovishian selfishness.
  • : Following new legislation in Kovish, political satirists and late night comedians weep as the government begins cleaning up its act.
  • : Following new legislation in Kovish, there is a dearth of space for new houses.
  • : Kovish voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Condemn Australian rePublic".
  • : Kovish voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Fair Arbitration Act".
  • : Kovish endorsed The Republic of Settlements of the North American Lands.

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