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The Holy Empire of Red-Black Scar

“Long live the Emperor”

Category: Inoffensive Centrist Democracy
Civil Rights:
Some
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Below Average

Regional Influence: Shoeshiner

Location: Lazarus

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Red-Black Scar

Population3.709 billion

CapitalImperial Capital of Red-Black Scar
LeaderPhillip the Great
FaithPhillipism

CurrencyRed-Black Mark
AnimalEagle

The Holy Empire of Red-Black Scar is a massive, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by Phillip the Great with an even hand, and notable for its avant-garde cinema, sprawling nuclear power plants, and punitive income tax rates. The hard-nosed population of 3.709 billion Red-Black Scarians 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 large, corrupt government prioritizes Defense, with Education, Industry, and Law & Order also on the agenda, while International Aid is ignored. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Imperial Capital of Red-Black Scar. The average income tax rate is 74.5%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient Red-Black Scarian economy, worth 486 trillion Red-Black Marks a year, is fairly diversified and led by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with significant contributions from Trout Farming, Tourism, and Information Technology. Black market activity is frequent. State-owned companies are reasonably common. Average income is an impressive 131,063 Red-Black Marks, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.6 times as much as the poorest.

Short shrift is being given to applications for political asylum from illegal immigrants, doctors prescribe medicines but they rarely dispense hope or compassion, proper policy proposals prerequire professional peer-reviewed papers, and people accuse the government of being in bed with Big Safety. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Red-Black Scar's national animal is the Eagle, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies, and its national religion is Phillipism.

Red-Black Scar is ranked 117,123rd in the world and 4,347th in Lazarus for Largest Mining Sector, scoring 873.42 on the Blue Sky Asbestos Index.

Top
1%
Largest Trout Fishing Sector: 1,061stTop
5%
Best Weather: 7,706thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 8,086thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 8,335thTop
10%
Most Corrupt Governments: 11,165thMost Beautiful Environments: 11,195thLargest Black Market: 11,613thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 11,693rdMost Influential: 11,999thMost Advanced Public Transport: 12,169thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 12,409thMost Developed: 12,755thHealthiest Citizens: 12,985thLongest Average Lifespans: 13,567thMost Valuable International Artwork: 13,590thLowest Crime Rates: 15,280thHighest Poor Incomes: 15,448thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 16,403rdMost Scientifically Advanced: 16,629thLargest Governments: 16,692ndHighest Average Incomes: 18,468thMost Subsidized Industry: 18,540thHighest Average Tax Rates: 20,170thMost Cultured: 20,617thMost Efficient Economies: 20,692nd
Top
1%
Largest Trout Fishing Sector: 53rd in the regionTop
5%
Most Influential: 345th in the regionTop
10%
Best Weather: 428th in the regionMost Stationary: 440th in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 442nd in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 509th in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 530th in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 605th in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 613th in the regionLargest Black Market: 629th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 645th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 733rd in the regionMost Developed: 741st in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 762nd in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Following new legislation in Red-Black Scar, people accuse the government of being in bed with Big Safety.
  • : Following new legislation in Red-Black Scar, proper policy proposals prerequire professional peer-reviewed papers.
  • : Following new legislation in Red-Black Scar, doctors prescribe medicines but they rarely dispense hope or compassion.
  • : Following new legislation in Red-Black Scar, short shrift is being given to applications for political asylum from illegal immigrants.
  • : Following new legislation in Red-Black Scar, pocket dialling is a criminal offence.
  • : Following new legislation in Red-Black Scar, nuclear physics is the most popular course at university.
  • : Following new legislation in Red-Black Scar, the government recently relinquished its monopoly on the mail service.
  • : Following new legislation in Red-Black Scar, an increasing percentage of the population's youth have homosexual parents.
  • : Following new legislation in Red-Black Scar, athletic teenagers are among the wealthiest members of society.
  • : Following new legislation in Red-Black Scar, the well-to-do in Lazarus are never on time for important appointments.

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