by Max Barry

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 2,332ndMost Influential: 5,450thLeast Corrupt Governments: 7,170th
The Kingdom of
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy
Ad astra per aspera
Civil Rights
Political Freedom
Very Good

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Population385 million

CapitalAshckar City


The Kingdom of Ashckar is a huge, safe nation, renowned for its national health service, zero percent divorce rate, and compulsory military service. The hard-working, democratic population of 385 million Ashckarians 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 medium-sized government juggles the competing demands of Healthcare, Education, and Defense. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Ashckar City. The average income tax rate is 45.5%.

The powerhouse Ashckarian economy, worth 32.1 trillion Ashckronas a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Retail, Tourism, and Trout Farming. Average income is 83,402 Ashckronas, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 3.2 times as much as the poorest.

The government strictly regulates whale harvest quotas, treaties are taken to be mere rules of thumb, baiting is a national sport, and the nation gives peace a chance - usually one in a million. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Ashckar's national animal is the Wolf, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

Ashckar is ranked 83,875th in the world and 325th in Europe for Most Armed, with 0.41 Weapons Per Person.

Most World Assembly Endorsements: 2,332ndTop
Most Influential: 5,450thLeast Corrupt Governments: 7,170thTop
Largest Retail Industry: 22,191stMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 22,925thMost Advanced Public Transport: 24,197th
Least Corrupt Governments: 109th in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Following new legislation in Ashckar, the nation gives peace a chance - usually one in a million.
  • : Following new legislation in Ashckar, baiting is a national sport.
  • : Following new legislation in Ashckar, treaties are taken to be mere rules of thumb.
  • : Following new legislation in Ashckar, the government strictly regulates whale harvest quotas.
  • : Following new legislation in Ashckar, all the world's a stage for Ashckarian political theatrics.
  • : Ashckar was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Largest Trout Fishing Sector.
  • : Following new legislation in Ashckar, ambulances aren't allowed to overtake hearses.
  • : Following new legislation in Ashckar, woefully uninformed voters cast their ballots at random.
  • : Ashckar was reclassified from "Left-Leaning College State" to "Inoffensive Centrist Democracy".
  • : Following new legislation in Ashckar, people reciting Shakespeare have become a common sight.


World Assembly

Endorsements Received: 98 » The Oriental Empire, The Seven Provinces, Imperium Anglorum, Regnum Italiae, North of Americas, Yahlia, Meropis, Saint Domingo, Thracia Republic, Maritzal, Nardin, Ausvelt, Leszno, Super Happy Land, Invernessia, South St Maarten, St Scarlett, Umeria, Viktorias, Elisabethshagen, Galway-Dublin, The New Nordic Union, Rivierenland, Northern German Federation, Brakanistan, Slavonia and Srijem, The Reunited Yugoslavs, Walfo, Ostermarch, Mons Graupius, Shaor, The Champions League, Hverland, Evergreen Keys, Escalver, Saiwania, Wessex and Cornwall, Esvonia, The Poland-Lithuania Commonwealth, Jim the Baptist, Cytadela, Pilipinas and Malaya, GanymedEuropa, Wombelland, Owlograd, The Union of Eurasian Federal Republics, Armbruster, The Mongol Plain, Irminsulia, Boldia, and 48 others.The States of Texas and Arkansas, Durlia, Falvaard, Dorenstad, The Scandinavian Realm, An Clar, The New Mexican Confederation, Abject Ludicrosity, Destyntine, Dauershire, Chioganah, Quentenia, Nuweland, Nea Europa, Puerto Thelosia, Socialist Soviet Armenia, Arguistan, Northern Socialist States, Greater Icelandia, Purgatio, Republic of Satherland, Dark Matter, Leranditale, Montagne Riche, Sicilian Imperial-Capitalist Empire, Grodisze, Anskerdank, Someseni, Betasia, Apabeossie, Zarulia, Enway, Trixeland, Kanokla, Kyrica, Uzbek Khan, Eski, Bareu, Valtrona, Christian Terra, Sloburg, Eco-Paris Reformation, Mynox, Othenhiem, Continental Social Democrats, Berlin and Potsdam, The Fair Republic, and Lovisa.

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