by Max Barry

Latest Forum Topics

Ad From Max

Providence: The new novel by Max Barry, creator of NationStates

Most Valuable International Artwork: 1,490thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 2,546thMost Secular: 3,431st
The Colony of
Moralistic Democracy
Use tha head not da brain
Disguy Williams
Influence
Shoeshiner
Civil Rights
Few
Economy
Powerhouse
Political Freedom
Good

Overview Policies People Government Economy Rank Trend Cards

Nimphadale

Population1.412 billion

CapitalPandalea
LeaderDisguy Williams
FaithHaututu

Currencytime
Animalsparrow

The Colony of Nimphadale is a massive, genial nation, ruled by Disguy Williams with an even hand, and remarkable for its vat-grown people, irreverence towards religion, and punitive income tax rates. The compassionate population of 1.412 billion Nimphadaleans are highly moralistic and fiercely conservative, in the sense that they tend to believe most things should be outlawed. People who have good jobs and work quietly at them are lauded; others are viewed with suspicion.

The large government juggles the competing demands of Education, Law & Order, and Defense. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Pandalea. The average income tax rate is 66.4%.

The powerhouse Nimphadalean economy, worth 103 trillion times a year, is quite specialized and led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Arms Manufacturing, Book Publishing, and Woodchip Exports. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 73,636 times, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 4.1 times as much as the poorest.

The new iVote app allows representatives to vote on legislation by launching ill-tempered birds and matching candies, prisons are filled with the cackles and sobs of a deranged inmate population, politicians always seem to take two steps forward then three steps back, and the government has declined to declare any particular religion as its 'official' one. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Nimphadale's national animal is the sparrow, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies, and its national religion is Haututu.

Nimphadale is ranked 158,717th in the world and 6,437th in the South Pacific for Largest Trout Fishing Sector, scoring -2.97 on the Nemo Depletion Efficiency Index.

Top
1%
Most Valuable International Artwork: 1,490thTop
5%
Most World Assembly Endorsements: 2,546thMost Secular: 3,431stMost Influential: 3,581stTop
10%
Healthiest Citizens: 17,507thBest Weather: 17,938thLongest Average Lifespans: 20,084th
Top
1%
Most Valuable International Artwork: 53rd in the regionTop
5%
Most Secular: 135th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 402nd in the regionTop
10%
Most Influential: 437th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 547th in the regionBest Weather: 595th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 635th in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 644th in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 698th in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 728th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 740th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 746th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 756th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 817th in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

More...

View Forum posts

Report