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The Federation of Wanabe

“Speak softly, and carry a big stick”

Category: Inoffensive Centrist Democracy
Civil Rights:
Good
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Very Good

Regional Influence: Page

Location: The East Pacific

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Wanabe

Population7.012 billion

LeaderPapewaio

Currencytalego
Animalfox

The Federation of Wanabe is a colossal, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by Papewaio with an even hand, and notable for its anti-smoking policies, vat-grown people, and restrictive gun laws. The compassionate, hard-working, humorless population of 7.012 billion Wanabeans 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 tiny government juggles the competing demands of Education, Environment, and Administration. The average income tax rate is 30.2%, but much higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient Wanabean economy, worth a remarkable 1,451 trillion talegoes a year, is highly specialized and mostly made up of the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Tourism and Book Publishing. Average income is an amazing 206,994 talegoes, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.5 times as much as the poorest.

Throwing a sickie is a serious crime, most households' childcare costs are higher than their mortgage payments, multiple polls have christened the newly-formed Filibuster Committee as "the least efficient government bureaucracy", and modelling agencies send their clients to work in nursing homes. Crime is totally unknown. Wanabe's national animal is the fox, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

Wanabe is ranked 207,146th in the world and 8,729th in The East Pacific for Largest Mining Sector, scoring -35.83 on the Blue Sky Asbestos Index.

Top
1%
Largest Information Technology Sector: 128thMost Secular: 351stBest Weather: 771stMost Beautiful Environments: 779thLeast Corrupt Governments: 892ndMost Scientifically Advanced: 969thRudest Citizens: 1,126thSmartest Citizens: 1,198thMost Inclusive: 1,266thHealthiest Citizens: 1,294thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 1,370thMost Developed: 1,523rdSafest: 1,541stHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 2,025thLongest Average Lifespans: 2,038thTop
5%
Most Rebellious Youth: 2,417thMost Influential: 2,447thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 2,549thLargest Publishing Industry: 2,628thHighest Disposable Incomes: 3,240thMost Cultured: 4,070thHighest Poor Incomes: 5,313thHighest Average Incomes: 5,750thMost Pacifist: 7,881stTop
10%
Highest Economic Output: 10,979thMost Stationary: 14,096thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 15,261stMost Efficient Economies: 17,188thHighest Wealthy Incomes: 18,045thMost Average: 20,026th
Top
1%
Largest Information Technology Sector: 5th in the regionMost Secular: 12th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 22nd in the regionBest Weather: 22nd in the regionRudest Citizens: 24th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 24th in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 25th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 32nd in the regionSmartest Citizens: 35th in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 38th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 41st in the regionSafest: 46th in the regionMost Developed: 46th in the regionMost Inclusive: 50th in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 56th in the regionHighest Disposable Incomes: 56th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 57th in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 64th in the regionTop
5%
Most Cultured: 101st in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 118th in the regionMost Influential: 138th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 146th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 173rd in the regionHighest Economic Output: 174th in the regionMost Stationary: 206th in the regionMost Pacifist: 269th in the regionLargest Populations: 318th in the regionMost Average: 342nd in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 427th in the regionTop
10%
Most Efficient Economies: 451st in the regionNudest: 498th in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 536th in the regionLargest Governments: 594th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 746th in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Following new legislation in Wanabe, modelling agencies send their clients to work in nursing homes.
  • : Following new legislation in Wanabe, multiple polls have christened the newly-formed Filibuster Committee as "the least efficient government bureaucracy".
  • : Wanabe was ranked in the Top 1% of the world for Longest Average Lifespans.
  • : Following new legislation in Wanabe, most households' childcare costs are higher than their mortgage payments.
  • : Wanabe was endorsed by The Republic of Rythawelerzi.
  • : Following new legislation in Wanabe, throwing a sickie is a serious crime.
  • : Following new legislation in Wanabe, the lasting legacy of the current generation is a million years of buried radioactivity.
  • : Following new legislation in Wanabe, throwing garbage out of your house's front window makes it legally someone else's problem.
  • : Following new legislation in Wanabe, the moral worth of national allies is judged by their GDP.
  • : Following new legislation in Wanabe, public intoxication has decreased ever since fraternities were banned.

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