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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 1,034thLargest Trout Fishing Sector: 3,560thMost Influential: 3,696th
The People's Republic of
Psychotic Dictatorship
Together Forward
Civil Rights
Unheard Of
Political Freedom

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Population386 million

CapitalKo Mei Chi


The People's Republic of Ofrettia is a huge, efficient nation, remarkable for its parental licensing program, keen interest in outer space, and punitive income tax rates. The hard-nosed, cynical, humorless population of 386 million Ofrettis are ruled without fear or favor by a psychotic dictator, who outlaws just about everything and refers to the populace as "my little playthings."

The enormous, corrupt, moralistic, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Law & Order, Defense, and Administration. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Ko Mei Chi. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 81.6%.

The thriving Ofrettian economy, worth 39.6 trillion kaponns a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. However, for those in the know, there is a slick, highly efficient black market in Trout Farming, Arms Manufacturing, Tourism, and Beef-Based Agriculture. The private sector mostly consists of enterprising ten-year-olds selling lemonade on the sidewalk, but the government is looking at stamping this out. Average income is an impressive 102,554 kaponns, but there is a significant disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 297,007 per year while the poor average 28,062, a ratio of 10.6 to 1.

Government statistics suggest 115% of the population love Leader, there is no such thing as an innocent fling in the Ofrettian military, conscientious objectors are hanged as traitors, and the dish 'poisson avec poison' is only available on the black market. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to the all-pervasive police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Ofrettia's national animal is the tayuri, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

Ofrettia is ranked 30,924th in the world and 1,434th in The North Pacific for Highest Average Incomes, with 102,554.08 Standard Monetary Units.

Most World Assembly Endorsements: 1,034thTop
Largest Trout Fishing Sector: 3,560thMost Influential: 3,696thMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 5,589thMost Authoritarian: 7,438thMost Conservative: 9,443rdMost Advanced Defense Forces: 9,783rdHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 9,882ndTop
Most Corrupt Governments: 11,691stLowest Crime Rates: 11,961stHighest Average Tax Rates: 12,845thLargest Governments: 15,352ndMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 17,313thMost Secular: 17,403rdLargest Welfare Programs: 19,388thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 19,737thHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 19,909thMost Advanced Public Education: 20,260th
Largest Trout Fishing Sector: 224th in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 234th in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 352nd in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 402nd in the regionMost Authoritarian: 439th in the regionTop
Highest Unexpected Death Rate: 486th in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 513th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 562nd in the regionMost Conservative: 572nd in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 582nd in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 671st in the regionMost Extreme: 693rd in the regionLargest Governments: 729th in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 774th in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 860th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 867th in the regionMost Secular: 911th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 920th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 925th in the regionMost Influential: 938th in the regionLargest Black Market: 942nd in the region

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