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Largest Populations: 770thLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 1,235thHighest Economic Output: 1,368th
The Holy Empire of
Father Knows Best State
Be sure to drink your OvaltineŽ!
Influence
Vassal
Region
Civil Rights
Very Good
Economy
Frightening
Political Freedom
Few

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Richard I

Population39.921 billion

CapitalRichard I City
LeaderPharaoh
Faithlogging into NationStates every so often

CurrencyPlatinum Dollar
AnimalHell Cat

The Holy Empire of Richard I is a gargantuan, cultured nation, ruled by Pharaoh with an iron fist, and renowned for its museums and concert halls, sprawling nuclear power plants, and keen interest in outer space. The compassionate, hard-working, cynical, humorless, devout population of 39.921 billion Richard Iians are ruled by a mostly-benevolent dictator, who grants the populace the freedom to live their own lives but watches carefully for anyone to slip up.

The relatively small government juggles the competing demands of Education, Defense, and Law & Order. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Richard I City. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 29.7%.

The frighteningly efficient Richard Iian economy, worth a remarkable 7,069 trillion Platinum Dollars a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Tourism, Arms Manufacturing, and Automobile Manufacturing. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an impressive 177,094 Platinum Dollars, with the richest citizens earning 5.5 times as much as the poorest.

Richard I has been recently classified as an international menace after 'liberating' several nearby territories, local councils have to call in dump trucks to clear parks of dinosaur droppings, the new "Bloodbath" orange tree autonomously seeks and destroys independent orchards, and popular cartoon characters frequently appear in government-sponsored PSAs reminding students to say no to drugs. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown. Richard I's national animal is the Hell Cat, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is logging into NationStates every so often.

Richard I is ranked 265,970th in the world and 156th in Texas for Most Avoided, scoring 0.57 on the Kardashian Reflex Score.

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Largest Populations: 770thLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 1,235thHighest Economic Output: 1,368thTop
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Highest Disposable Incomes: 3,947thMost Devout: 4,371stMost Influential: 4,753rdMost Developed: 5,139thMost Advanced Public Education: 5,351stLargest Information Technology Sector: 5,433rdMost Scientifically Advanced: 5,831stLowest Crime Rates: 5,874thSmartest Citizens: 6,508thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 6,830thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 8,117thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 8,958thMost Compassionate Citizens: 9,253rdMost Efficient Economies: 9,675thHighest Average Incomes: 10,419thHighest Wealthy Incomes: 11,904thHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 12,317thHealthiest Citizens: 13,209thTop
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Most Beautiful Environments: 16,218thNicest Citizens: 16,395thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 16,585thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 17,514thMost Cultured: 17,517thLongest Average Lifespans: 17,620thBest Weather: 18,122ndMost Valuable International Artwork: 18,169thMost Patriotic: 18,204thHighest Food Quality: 19,611thLargest Publishing Industry: 23,683rdHighest Poor Incomes: 24,227thMost Corrupt Governments: 24,298thLargest Governments: 24,441st
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Most Developed: 8th in the regionLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 8th in the regionTop
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Largest Information Technology Sector: 9th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 10th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 10th in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 10th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 11th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 11th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 11th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 12th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 13th in the regionMost Devout: 14th in the regionMost Patriotic: 15th in the regionLargest Populations: 15th in the regionHighest Disposable Incomes: 15th in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 16th in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 16th in the region

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