The Commonwealth of John Smith Lando is a very large, socially progressive nation, remarkable for its barren, inhospitable landscape and compulsory military service. The democratic, devout population of 102 million John Smith Landoans enjoy extensive civil freedoms, particularly in social issues, while business tends to be more regulated.
The relatively small government prioritizes Spirituality, although Welfare, Defense, and Education are also considered important. The average income tax rate is 17.1%, but much higher for the wealthy.
The sizeable but inefficient John Smith Landoan economy, worth 4.25 trillion rupees a year, is fairly diversified and led by the Automobile Manufacturing industry, with major contributions from Woodchip Exports, Trout Farming, and Soda Sales. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 41,711 rupees, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.1 times as much as the poorest.
Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown. John Smith Lando's national animal is the elephant, which can occasionally be seen sifting through garbage in the nation's cities.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : John Smith Lando's influence in The Rejected Realms rose from "Unproven" to "Hatchling".
- : John Smith Lando resigned from the World Assembly.
- : John Smith Lando was endorsed by The Auto Memory Doll of New Anarchisticstan.
- : John Smith Lando's influence in The Rejected Realms rose from "Zero" to "Unproven".
- : John Smith Lando relocated from The Heartland to The Rejected Realms.
- : John Smith Lando was ejected and banned from The Heartland by The Grand Old Duchy of Ineptia.
- : John Smith Lando's influence in The Heartland rose from "Minnow" to "Sprat".
- : John Smith Lando's influence in The Heartland rose from "Nipper" to "Minnow".
- : John Smith Lando's influence in The Heartland rose from "Zero" to "Nipper".
- : John Smith Lando endorsed Long pp shore.