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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 5,063rd Most Influential: 7,896th Largest Retail Industry: 8,491st
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Rockerville

Population1.04 billion

CapitalMetalopolis

CurrencyGuitar Pick
AnimalOrangutan

The Republic of Rockerville is a massive, cultured nation, notable for its museums and concert halls, otherworldly petting zoo, and frequent executions. The hard-nosed population of 1.04 billion Rockers 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 juggles the competing demands of Education, Administration, and Law & Order. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Metalopolis. The average income tax rate is 55.8%.

The all-consuming Rockervillean economy, worth 124 trillion Guitar Picks a year, is fairly diversified and led by the Tourism industry, with major contributions from Information Technology, Retail, and Book Publishing. State-owned companies are reasonably common. Average income is an impressive 119,675 Guitar Picks, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 3.2 times as much as the poorest.

All major public areas are watched by police surveillance cameras, libraries have replaced overdue book fines with mandatory mental health assessments, the government violently suppresses separatist movements, and children as young as eight can present logical proofs for the existence of the afterlife. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Rockerville's national animal is the Orangutan, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

Rockerville is ranked 20,309th in the world and 239th in 10000 Islands for Largest Welfare Programs, scoring 2,989.09 on the Safety Net Mesh Density Rating.

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 5,063rdTop
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Most Influential: 7,896thLargest Retail Industry: 8,491stLargest Cheese Export Sector: 13,119thMost Cheerful Citizens: 14,978th
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Most Average: 68th in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Rockerville was endorsed by The Democratic States of DVVK.
  • : Following new legislation in Rockerville, children as young as eight can present logical proofs for the existence of the afterlife.
  • : Following new legislation in Rockerville, the government violently suppresses separatist movements.
  • : Following new legislation in Rockerville, libraries have replaced overdue book fines with mandatory mental health assessments.
  • : Following new legislation in Rockerville, all major public areas are watched by police surveillance cameras.
  • : Following new legislation in Rockerville, the alarmingly racist TV show 'Bigtopians Say the Darndest Things' is a hit.
  • : Rockerville endorsed The Phoenix Republic of Ignis Cinere.
  • : Rockerville was endorsed by The Phoenix Republic of Ignis Cinere.
  • : Following new legislation in Rockerville, dozens of additional foreign policy specialists have been sent to the country's WA Mission.
  • : Following new legislation in Rockerville, stolen Reuben sandwiches are met with detailed and thorough police investigations.

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