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Most Primitive: 5,860thLargest Insurance Industry: 17,553rd
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Beans on Toast 17

Population489 million


The Republic of Beans on Toast 17 is a huge, environmentally stunning nation, notable for its keen interest in outer space, fear of technology, and enslaved workforce. The hard-nosed, cynical, humorless, devout population of 489 million Beans on Toast 17ians are ruled without fear or favor by a psychotic dictator, who outlaws just about everything and refers to the populace as "my little playthings."

The medium-sized government juggles the competing demands of Education, Defense, and Welfare. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 31.9%.

The Beans on Toast 17ian economy, worth 28.4 trillion Cardss a year, is fairly diversified and led by the Tourism industry, with significant contributions from Door-to-door Insurance Sales, Uranium Mining, and Arms Manufacturing. Black market activity is frequent. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 58,039 Cardss , with the richest citizens earning 8.4 times as much as the poorest.

The Ministry of Health has reported a sharp increase in the incidence of delayed menopause, there has been a rapid increase of noise complaints over the sound of buzzing bees, Leader's new door-knocking campaign has the sweet taste of success, and the government frequently panders to parents with boutique tax credits. Crime, especially youth-related, is well under control, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Beans on Toast 17's national animal is the Raven, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.

Beans on Toast 17 is ranked 50,757th in the world and 2nd in Kingdom of Vienna for Greatest Rich-Poor Divides, with 8.37 Rich To Poor Income Ratio.

Most Primitive: 5,860thTop
Largest Insurance Industry: 17,553rd
Largest Insurance Industry: 1st in the regionMost Primitive: 1st in the region

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