by Max Barry

Latest Forum Topics


Most Income Equality: 4thLargest Populations: 6,770thLeast Corrupt Governments: 13,015th
The Herrebrugher Workers' Army of
Liberal Democratic Socialists
Zonder meesters, zonder heren
Civil Rights
Political Freedom
World Benchmark

Overview Factbook Policies People Government Economy Rank Trend Cards

De 32ste Volksdivisie

Population19.658 billion


The Herrebrugher Workers' Army of De 32ste Volksdivisie is a gargantuan, environmentally stunning nation, renowned for its complete lack of prisons, state-planned economy, and devotion to social welfare. The democratic population of 19.658 billion workers' soldiers 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 enormous, socially-minded, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Welfare, Healthcare, and Education. The average income tax rate is 70.0%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The sizeable but stagnant workers' soldier economy, worth 88.6 trillion guilders a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. However, for those in the know, there is a slick, highly efficient, quite specialized black market in Trout Farming, Door-to-door Insurance Sales, Furniture Restoration, and Cheese Exports. The private sector mostly consists of enterprising ten-year-olds selling lemonade on the sidewalk, but the government is looking at stamping this out. Average income is 4,505 guilders, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. De 32ste Volksdivisie's national animal is the lion, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

De 32ste Volksdivisie is ranked 193,507th in the world and 6,030th in the Rejected Realms for Rudest Citizens, with 22.08 Insults Per Minute.

Most Income Equality: 4thTop
Largest Populations: 6,770thTop
Least Corrupt Governments: 13,015thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 18,682nd
Most Income Equality: 1st in the regionTop
Largest Populations: 108th in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 215th in the regionTop
Most Politically Free: 351st in the regionMost Stationary: 431st in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 480th in the regionSafest: 653rd in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:


View Forum posts