The Holy Empire of Gillboa is a huge, environmentally stunning nation, remarkable for its pith helmet sales, avowedly heterosexual populace, and irreverence towards religion. The hard-nosed, hard-working, cynical population of 883 million Gillboans are ruled by a mostly-benevolent dictator, who grants the populace the freedom to live their own lives but watches carefully for anyone to slip up.
The relatively small, corrupt, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Defense, Law & Order, and Administration. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Shiloh. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 19.4%.
The powerhouse Gillboan economy, worth 89.6 trillion Laurels a year, is broadly diversified and dominated by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with significant contributions from Tourism, Trout Farming, and Door-to-door Insurance Sales. Black market activity is notable. Average income is an impressive 101,448 Laurels, but there is a significant disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 287,731 per year while the poor average 28,579, a ratio of 10.1 to 1.
Arbitrary election rules are considered sacrosanct, any body part that can be cut off a person is no longer considered to be their property, even the nation's brussel sprouts are delicious and nutritious, and scientists regularly clone human beings for research purposes. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Gillboa's national animal is the Lion, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Gillboa was endorsed by The Rogue Nation of Midds Conia.
- : Gillboa was endorsed by The Kingdom of New-El.
- : Gillboa was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Largest Trout Fishing Sector.
- : Gillboa was endorsed by The Heerlijk Opperheerschappij of Victoriaans Nederlands.
- : Gillboa was endorsed by The Borderlands of Unsophisticate.
- : Gillboa was endorsed by The Principality of Morrn.
- : Gillboa was endorsed by The Free Land of The The Bierands.
- : Gillboa was endorsed by The Jammin' Under Da Sea Band of Yukkira.
- : Gillboa was endorsed by The Kingdom of Felhaven.
- : Gillboa was endorsed by The Free Republic of Rockym.
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