by Max Barry

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 1,770thMost Influential: 1,930thHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 2,653rd
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A leftover country

Population8.369 billion

CapitalNo man's land
FaithThe cult of Arnie

CurrencyCheap plastic coin

The Dictatorship of A leftover country is a colossal, safe nation, ruled by Skynet with a fair hand, and remarkable for its unlimited-speed roads, frequent executions, and keen interest in outer space. The compassionate, democratic, cheerful population of 8.369 billion Country bumpkins love a good election, and the government gives them plenty of them. Universities tend to be full of students debating the merits of various civil and political rights, while businesses are tightly regulated and the wealthy viewed with suspicion.

The medium-sized, socially-minded, outspoken government prioritizes Education, although Administration, Industry, and Healthcare are also considered important, while Spirituality is ignored. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of No man's land. The average income tax rate is 79.7%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient leftover countryian economy, worth a remarkable 1,219 trillion Cheap plastic coins a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector is led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Tourism and Book Publishing. Average income is an impressive 145,715 Cheap plastic coins, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Anti-government web sites are springing up, late night talk show hosts are having a field day over Skynet's questionably sane new coalition partners, humble workers tempt fate for a taste of airline caviar, and the bonfire of the old paper records can be seen for miles around No man's land. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. A leftover country's national animal is the T-800, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is The cult of Arnie.

A leftover country is ranked 34,907th in the world and 1,429th in the South Pacific for Largest Basket Weaving Sector, scoring 4,533.14 on the Hickory Productivity Index.

Most World Assembly Endorsements: 1,770thMost Influential: 1,930thTop
Highest Workforce Participation Rate: 2,653rdLeast Corrupt Governments: 2,928thSafest: 3,584thMost Cheerful Citizens: 3,941stMost Inclusive: 4,296thMost Pacifist: 4,876thNicest Citizens: 5,239thHighest Poor Incomes: 5,438thMost Compassionate Citizens: 5,765thMost Secular: 6,099thMost Scientifically Advanced: 6,437thMost Developed: 7,210thLargest Information Technology Sector: 7,519thMost Advanced Public Education: 7,732ndSmartest Citizens: 8,699thMost Valuable International Artwork: 8,901stMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 9,379thMost Cultured: 9,408thLowest Crime Rates: 10,210thTop
Most Extensive Public Healthcare: 10,583rdMost Stationary: 10,722ndLongest Average Lifespans: 10,815thMost Efficient Economies: 11,533rdMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 11,786thLargest Governments: 12,039thMost Beautiful Environments: 12,851stHighest Economic Output: 13,516thMost Subsidized Industry: 13,716thLargest Welfare Programs: 13,855thHighest Average Tax Rates: 14,234thHighest Average Incomes: 14,471stLargest Publishing Industry: 14,507thHealthiest Citizens: 14,896thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 15,075thBest Weather: 18,682ndMost Income Equality: 19,930thNudest: 20,366th
Highest Workforce Participation Rate: 83rd in the regionTop
Least Corrupt Governments: 98th in the regionSafest: 115th in the regionMost Cheerful Citizens: 117th in the regionMost Inclusive: 145th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 158th in the regionMost Pacifist: 174th in the regionNicest Citizens: 185th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 187th in the regionMost Stationary: 201st in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 201st in the regionMost Influential: 215th in the regionMost Developed: 226th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 228th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 232nd in the regionMost Secular: 235th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 248th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 259th in the regionMost Cultured: 264th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 272nd in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 286th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 287th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 313th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 317th in the regionLargest Governments: 324th in the regionLargest Populations: 333rd in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 341st in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 349th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 355th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 390th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 392nd in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 394th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 397th in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 400th in the regionNudest: 412th in the regionTop
Highest Average Tax Rates: 419th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 422nd in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 462nd in the regionBest Weather: 615th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 693rd in the region

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