The Protectorate of Owl Pellets is a gargantuan, efficient nation, remarkable for its museums and concert halls, anti-smoking policies, and rampant corporate plagiarism. The compassionate population of 18.721 billion Owl Pelletsians enjoy extensive civil freedoms, particularly in social issues, while business tends to be more regulated.
The enormous, liberal government is primarily concerned with Welfare, although Education, Industry, and Social Policy are also considered important, while Spirituality and Defense aren't funded at all. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Owl Pellets City. The average income tax rate is 97.7%.
The thriving Owl Pelletsian economy, worth a remarkable 2,164 trillion owl pellets a year, is extremely specialized and mostly made up of the Book Publishing industry, with significant contributions from Tourism. Average income is an impressive 115,628 owl pellets, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.
Skateboarding is considered a form of diplomacy, the Owl Pellets Enquirer offers weekly cash prizes for 'most blasphemous song, story, or cartoon', Owl Pellets's famous countrysides are shrouded by wind farms, and animal control is going door-to-door releasing all pets back into the wild. Crime is totally unknown. Owl Pellets's national animal is the owl, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Owl Pellets was ranked in the Top 1% of the world for Most Rebellious Youth.
- : Owl Pellets was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Nudest.
- : Owl Pellets was ranked in the Top 1% of the world for Nicest Citizens and the Top 10% for Highest Average Incomes.
- : Owl Pellets was ranked in the Top 1% of the world for Nicest Citizens.
- : Owl Pellets was ranked in the Top 1% of the world for Largest Welfare Programs, Highest Foreign Aid Spending, Most Compassionate Citizens, Most Pacifist, and Least Corrupt Governments.
- : Owl Pellets's influence in Europeia rose from "Zero" to "Minnow".
- : Owl Pellets relocated from Lazarus to Europeia.
- : Owl Pellets was refounded in Lazarus.
- : Owl Pellets ceased to exist.
- : Owl Pellets was ranked in the Top 10% of the region for Best Weather (last census: Top 5%).