The Dominion of
Corporate Police State
Carlsbean
Regional Influence
Minnow
Region
Civil Rights
Some
Economy
Thriving
Political Freedom
Unheard Of

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The Dominion of The Isle of Carlsbean is a massive, efficient nation, ruled by Carlsbean with an iron fist, and remarkable for its enslaved workforce, sprawling nuclear power plants, and smutty television. The hard-nosed, hard-working, cynical, humorless population of 2.936 billion The Isles of Carlsbeanian are ruled with an iron fist by the corrupt, dictatorship government, which oppresses anyone who isn't on the board of a Fortune 500 company. Large corporations tend to be above the law, and use their financial clout to gain ever-increasing government benefits at the expense of the poor and unemployed.

The large, corrupt, pro-business, well-organized government prioritizes Defense, with Law & Order also on the agenda. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Carlsbean. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 77.6%.

The thriving The Isle of Carlsbeanian economy, worth 411 trillion carlsbeans a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with significant contributions from Uranium Mining, Automobile Manufacturing, and Woodchip Exports. Black market activity is rampant. Average income is an impressive 140,014 carlsbeans, but there is an enormous disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 743,408 per year while the poor average 13,931, a ratio of 53.4 to 1.

Construction of the Really Big Hadron Collider is underway, the richest citizens live in sheltered private citadels, The Isle of Carlsbean is increasingly belligerent on the international stage, and the armed forces are locked in an expensive and bloody war abroad to stamp out possible terrorists. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. The Isle of Carlsbean's national animal is the Carlsbean, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its national religion is Carlsbean.

The Isle of Carlsbean is ranked 3,682nd in Lazarus and 141,061st in the world for Most Rebellious Youth, scoring -27 on the Stark-Dean Displacement Index.

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity: 3 days 17 hours ago

  • 1 day 9 hours ago: The Isle of Carlsbean fell out of the world Top 10% for Largest Soda Pop Sector.
  • 1 day 10 hours ago: The Isle of Carlsbean fell out of the regional Top 10% for Largest Soda Pop Sector.
  • 5 days ago: The Isle of Carlsbean was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Largest Retail Industry (last census: Top 5%).
  • 8 days ago: The Isle of Carlsbean was ranked in the Top 10% of the region for Largest Mining Sector.
  • 10 days ago: The Isle of Carlsbean was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Highest Average Tax Rates.
  • 28 days ago: The Isle of Carlsbean was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Largest Manufacturing Sector (last census: Top 10%).
  • 28 days ago: The Isle of Carlsbean was ranked in the Top 10% of the region for Largest Manufacturing Sector.
  • 33 days ago: The Isle of Carlsbean fell out of the world Top 10% for Largest Information Technology Sector.
  • 40 days ago: The Isle of Carlsbean fell out of the world Top 10% for Largest Cheese Export Sector.
  • 44 days ago: The Isle of Carlsbean fell out of the world Top 10% for Largest Agricultural Sector.

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