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The Sultanate of Zargovia

“Si tibi molestum caeli venite ad Zargovia!” Zargov

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

Regional Influence: Auxiliary

Location: Yggdrasil

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Zargovia

Population32.973 billion

CapitalZargovia City
LeaderZargov
FaithShamanism

CurrencyZartan
AnimalMurloc

The Sultanate of Zargovia is a gargantuan, socially progressive nation, ruled by Zargov with an even hand, and renowned for its compulsory military service, ubiquitous missile silos, and complete absence of social welfare. The hard-nosed, cheerful, devout population of 32.973 billion Zargovians 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 minute government, or what there is of one, is dominated by the Department of Education, with Environment also on the agenda, while Spirituality and International Aid are ignored. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Zargovia City. Income tax is unheard of.

The frighteningly efficient Zargovian economy, worth a remarkable 9,898 trillion Zartans a year, is led by the Tourism industry, with major contributions from Book Publishing, Information Technology, and Gambling. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an amazing 300,213 Zartans, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 4.5 times as much as the poorest.

A ban on robots in disguise has transformed the entertainment industry, crossword puzzles have been co-opted as a symbol of racial discrimination, tourists call Zargovian beach towns "the fine coastline", and throwing garbage out of your house's front window makes it legally someone else's problem. Crime is totally unknown. Zargovia's national animal is the Murloc, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its national religion is Shamanism.

Zargovia is ranked 68,521st in the world and 58th in Yggdrasil for Least Corrupt Governments, with 93.57 Percentage Of Bribes Refused.

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Highest Workforce Participation Rate: 168thLargest Publishing Industry: 222ndBest Weather: 224thMost Cheerful Citizens: 294thLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 316thLowest Overall Tax Burden: 329thLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 344thHealthiest Citizens: 362ndLargest Agricultural Sector: 414thHighest Economic Output: 430thLargest Gambling Industry: 475thMost Developed: 529thMost Beautiful Environments: 568thLongest Average Lifespans: 603rdHighest Disposable Incomes: 654thSmartest Citizens: 830thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 858thMost Stationary: 1,113thMost Influential: 1,123rdMost Cultured: 1,140thLargest Populations: 1,342ndMost Devout: 1,794thHighest Average Incomes: 1,965thMost Scientifically Advanced: 2,069thTop
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Most Efficient Economies: 2,928thLargest Information Technology Sector: 3,294thRudest Citizens: 4,029thHighest Poor Incomes: 4,620thHighest Wealthy Incomes: 5,128thMost Advanced Public Education: 5,469thLargest Retail Industry: 5,850thMost Rebellious Youth: 6,321stLargest Trout Fishing Sector: 8,429thLowest Crime Rates: 9,180thLargest Cheese Export Sector: 10,375thTop
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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 11,453rdMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 15,420thLargest Governments: 17,184th
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Largest Publishing Industry: 1st in the regionTop
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Largest Basket Weaving Sector: 2nd in the regionLargest Agricultural Sector: 2nd in the regionMost Stationary: 2nd in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 3rd in the regionLowest Overall Tax Burden: 3rd in the regionLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 3rd in the regionLargest Gambling Industry: 3rd in the regionLargest Populations: 4th in the regionLargest Trout Fishing Sector: 4th in the regionBest Weather: 4th in the regionHighest Disposable Incomes: 5th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 6th in the regionTop
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Most Cheerful Citizens: 7th in the regionMost Influential: 7th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 7th in the regionMost Devout: 9th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 9th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 9th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 9th in the regionMost Average: 11th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 12th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 12th in the regionMost Developed: 12th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 12th in the regionMost Cultured: 13th in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Zargovia's influence in Yggdrasil rose from "Ambassador" to "Auxiliary".
  • : Zargovia's influence in Yggdrasil rose from "Diplomat" to "Ambassador".
  • : Following new legislation in Zargovia, throwing garbage out of your house's front window makes it legally someone else's problem.
  • : Following new legislation in Zargovia, tourists call Zargovian beach towns "the fine coastline".
  • : Following new legislation in Zargovia, crossword puzzles have been co-opted as a symbol of racial discrimination.
  • : Following new legislation in Zargovia, a ban on robots in disguise has transformed the entertainment industry.
  • : Following new legislation in Zargovia, the government response to disaster victims starving for bread is "let them eat stale cake".
  • : Zargovia voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Repeal "Military Identification Tag Act"".
  • : Following new legislation in Zargovia, the government maintains that belief brings greater security than money or a roof.
  • : Zargovia voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Commend 9003".

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