by Max Barry

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The Republic of Kyupaa

“O, Wind, if Winter comes, can Spring be far behind?”

Category: Democratic Socialists
Civil Rights:
Political Freedoms:
Very Good

Regional Influence: Eminence Grise

Location: NationStates



Population39.939 billion

Leaderthe Winterlady


The Republic of Kyupaa is a gargantuan, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by the Winterlady with an even hand, and renowned for its ban on automobiles, daily referendums, and devotion to social welfare. The compassionate, democratic, cheerful, devout population of 39.939 billion Kyupaans 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, Environment, and Social Policy. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Ivdisha. The income tax rate is 100%.

The large but stagnant Kyupaan economy, worth 978 trillion chalices a year, is quite specialized and led by the Book Publishing industry, with major contributions from Tourism, Trout Farming, and Gambling. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 24,492 chalices, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Adults pretending to be teenage girls claim to have wholesome motives, citizens are allowed to rise or fall based on their own merits, lending money has become a major liability, and ministers browse Alright! magazine for fashion tips. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Kyupaa's national animal is the porcupine, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

Kyupaa is ranked 218,069th in the world and 538th in NationStates for Highest Average Incomes, with 24,492.95 Standard Monetary Units.

Largest Populations: 1stMost Cheerful Citizens: 5thNicest Citizens: 7thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 9thMost Beautiful Environments: 9thBest Weather: 11thMost Compassionate Citizens: 13thMost Pacifist: 17thLeast Corrupt Governments: 40thSafest: 57thSmartest Citizens: 67thLowest Crime Rates: 107thHealthiest Citizens: 163rdMost Cultured: 239thMost Inclusive: 247thMost Influential: 263rdHighest Average Tax Rates: 272ndLargest Governments: 273rdLongest Average Lifespans: 274thMost Rebellious Youth: 278thMost Stationary: 310thMost Devout: 812thTop
Most Valuable International Artwork: 2,563rdMost World Assembly Endorsements: 7,062ndMost Scientifically Advanced: 9,415thTop
Most Income Equality: 18,254thHighest Economic Output: 18,256th
Most Compassionate Citizens: 1st in the regionSafest: 1st in the regionBest Weather: 1st in the regionMost Cheerful Citizens: 1st in the regionNicest Citizens: 1st in the regionLargest Populations: 1st in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 1st in the regionMost Pacifist: 1st in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 1st in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 1st in the regionSmartest Citizens: 1st in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 1st in the regionMost Stationary: 2nd in the regionMost Influential: 2nd in the regionMost Cultured: 2nd in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 2nd in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 3rd in the regionMost Devout: 3rd in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 3rd in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 3rd in the regionLargest Governments: 3rd in the regionMost Inclusive: 3rd in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 5th in the regionTop
Most Income Equality: 17th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 22nd in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Kyupaa was endorsed by The Most Serene Republic of Radical Retards.
  • : Following new legislation in Kyupaa, ministers browse Alright! magazine for fashion tips.
  • : Following new legislation in Kyupaa, lending money has become a major liability.
  • : Following new legislation in Kyupaa, citizens are allowed to rise or fall based on their own merits.
  • : Kyupaa voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Fair Treatment of Prisoners".
  • : Kyupaa endorsed The Kingdom of Betusiwa.
  • : Kyupaa was endorsed by The Kingdom of Betusiwa.
  • : Following new legislation in Kyupaa, adults pretending to be teenage girls claim to have wholesome motives.
  • : Following new legislation in Kyupaa, workers tend to schedule naps during all-hands meetings.
  • : Following new legislation in Kyupaa, advertisements read like science journal articles complete with extensive references.


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