The Free Land of J A Lewis island is a tiny, environmentally stunning nation, renowned for its absence of drug laws. The hard-working, devout population of 18 million J A Lewis islandians 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 prioritizes Spirituality, although Welfare, Education, and Healthcare are also considered important, while Environment receives no funds. The average income tax rate is 27.1%.
The J A Lewis islandian economy, worth 680 billion Shells a year, is led by the Trout Farming industry, with major contributions from Woodchip Exports, Gambling, and Tourism. Average income is 37,814 Shells, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 3.4 times as much as the poorest.
It is illegal to make racist remarks in public, the teaching of evolution has been banned, organ donation is compulsory, and lip-readers are often left perplexed by political rallies. Crime is almost non-existent, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. J A Lewis island's national animal is the Sea turtle, which frolics freely in the nation's sparkling oceans.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : J A Lewis island was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Most Devout.
- : J A Lewis island's influence in The South Pacific rose from "Zero" to "Unproven".
- : J A Lewis island lodged a message on the The South Pacific Regional Message Board.
- : Following new legislation in J A Lewis island, lip-readers are often left perplexed by political rallies.
- : Following new legislation in J A Lewis island, organ donation is compulsory.
- : Following new legislation in J A Lewis island, the teaching of evolution has been banned.
- : J A Lewis island was reclassified from "Left-Leaning College State" to "Inoffensive Centrist Democracy".
- : Following new legislation in J A Lewis island, it is illegal to make racist remarks in public.
- : J A Lewis island was founded in The South Pacific.