The Republic of Interceptor XLVIII is a massive, socially progressive nation, notable for its burgeoning cobra population. The hard-working population of 2.196 billion Interceptor XLVIIIians 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 Law & Order. The average income tax rate is 19.9%.
The Interceptor XLVIIIian economy, worth 99.9 trillion dollars a year, is led by the Gambling industry, with significant contributions from Tourism, Cheese Exports, and Arms Manufacturing. Average income is 45,511 dollars, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 3.6 times as much as the poorest.
Crime is relatively low, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Interceptor XLVIII's national animal is the cobra.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Interceptor XLVIII's influence in Artificial Solar System rose from "Zero" to "Minnow".
- : Interceptor XLVIII resigned from the World Assembly.
- : Interceptor XLVIII relocated from Confederacy of Layem to Artificial Solar System.
- : Interceptor XLVIII's influence in Confederacy of Layem rose from "Zero" to "Nipper".
- : Interceptor XLVIII endorsed The Syndicalist Confederation of Lyrakia.
- : Interceptor XLVIII relocated from Ailoare to Confederacy of Layem.
- : Interceptor XLVIII was endorsed by The Rogue Nation of Istanbarilia.
- : Interceptor XLVIII was endorsed by The Dominion of Fish Army 01.
- : Interceptor XLVIII was endorsed by The People's Republic of Steak paul.
- : Interceptor XLVIII was endorsed by The Jingoistic States of Tauni Mint.