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The People's Commonwealth of Sombrassino

“Break the Chains!” Supreme Soviet Baen

Category: Scandinavian Liberal Paradise
Civil Rights:
Superb
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Good

Regional Influence: Apprentice

Location: Lazarus

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Sombrassino

Population11.445 billion

CapitalBaeningrad
LeaderSupreme Soviet Baen
FaithHeathenism

CurrencyCredit
AnimalMan-Bear

The People's Commonwealth of Sombrassino is a gargantuan, cultured nation, ruled by Supreme Soviet Baen with an even hand, and remarkable for its parental licensing program, sprawling nuclear power plants, and rampant corporate plagiarism. The compassionate, cheerful population of 11.445 billion Comrades enjoy extensive civil rights and enjoy a level of social equality free from the usual accompanying government corruption.

The enormous, socially-minded government juggles the competing demands of Education, Environment, and Defense. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Baeningrad. The income tax rate is 100%.

The frighteningly efficient Comradie economy, worth a remarkable 2,595 trillion Credits a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector, which is highly specialized, is mostly made up of the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Book Publishing and Arms Manufacturing. Average income is an amazing 226,759 Credits, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Refugees from other nations are flocking to Sombrassino's border, Sombrassino's free colleges struggle to maintain standards in the face of overwhelming demand, wilderness-dwelling hermits are surprised to find railway stations on their front doorsteps, and the people's love for Supreme Soviet Baen is little more than self-preservation. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Sombrassino's national animal is the Man-Bear, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is Heathenism.

Sombrassino is ranked 190,475th in the world and 7,254th in Lazarus for Most Pro-Market, scoring -84.78 on the Rand Index.

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Most Eco-Friendly Governments: 306thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 417thMost Inclusive: 457thHighest Average Tax Rates: 461stMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 534thMost Beautiful Environments: 538thLargest Governments: 600thLargest Welfare Programs: 631stMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 657thMost Advanced Public Education: 663rdBest Weather: 810thMost Cultured: 903rdMost Developed: 980thMost Compassionate Citizens: 1,024thNicest Citizens: 1,077thHighest Poor Incomes: 1,108thLongest Average Lifespans: 1,182ndMost Advanced Public Transport: 1,285thSmartest Citizens: 1,594thHealthiest Citizens: 1,706thLowest Crime Rates: 1,996thMost Cheerful Citizens: 2,000thTop
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Most Rebellious Youth: 2,101stHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 2,111thMost Influential: 2,507thMost Scientifically Advanced: 2,557thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 2,611thLargest Publishing Industry: 2,825thMost Subsidized Industry: 2,951stMost World Assembly Endorsements: 2,987thMost Efficient Economies: 4,287thHighest Average Incomes: 4,456thHighest Economic Output: 5,149thLargest Information Technology Sector: 6,026thSafest: 7,493rdMost Pacifist: 9,321stTop
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Most Income Equality: 11,617thMost Stationary: 14,093rdMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 20,185th
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Most Inclusive: 10th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 13th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 21st in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 21st in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 22nd in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 22nd in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 23rd in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 27th in the regionLargest Governments: 27th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 30th in the regionBest Weather: 35th in the regionMost Developed: 37th in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 39th in the regionNicest Citizens: 44th in the regionMost Cultured: 46th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 48th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 53rd in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 55th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 59th in the regionMost Influential: 61st in the regionTop
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Healthiest Citizens: 85th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 89th in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 94th in the regionMost Cheerful Citizens: 101st in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 107th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 108th in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 112th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 139th in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 147th in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 168th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 209th in the regionMost Stationary: 212th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 231st in the regionHighest Economic Output: 250th in the regionMost Income Equality: 281st in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 316th in the regionTop
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Safest: 412th in the regionMost Pacifist: 467th in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Following new legislation in Sombrassino, the people's love for Supreme Soviet Baen is little more than self-preservation.
  • : Following new legislation in Sombrassino, wilderness-dwelling hermits are surprised to find railway stations on their front doorsteps.
  • : Following new legislation in Sombrassino, Sombrassino's free colleges struggle to maintain standards in the face of overwhelming demand.
  • : Following new legislation in Sombrassino, refugees from other nations are flocking to Sombrassino's border.
  • : Following new legislation in Sombrassino, children crying over dropped ice creams are offered high doses of experimental antidepressants.
  • : Following new legislation in Sombrassino, money can't buy love but mercy is entirely negotiable.
  • : Following new legislation in Sombrassino, the government has started a campaign to crack down on road rage and encourage alternate means of commuting.
  • : Sombrassino endorsed The Pernicious Plutocracy of Honeydewistania.
  • : Sombrassino was endorsed by The Pernicious Plutocracy of Honeydewistania.
  • : Following new legislation in Sombrassino, government officials sit helplessly as they are labelled 'Pompous Womples' by celebrities.

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