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Largest Gambling Industry: 13,229thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 14,240thLargest Black Market: 18,147th
The Aurous Waves of
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The Coming Storm

Population8.143 billion

CapitalThe Coming Storm City

Animalblue dragon

The Aurous Waves of The Coming Storm is a colossal, efficient nation, ruled by Leader with an even hand, and notable for its complete lack of prisons, punitive income tax rates, and suspicion of poets. The hard-nosed, hard-working, democratic population of 8.143 billion Coming Stormians enjoy extensive civil freedoms, particularly in social issues, while business tends to be more regulated.

The enormous government juggles the competing demands of Industry, Education, and Environment. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of The Coming Storm City. The average income tax rate is 50.9%.

The powerhouse Coming Stormian economy, worth 382 trillion storms a year, is highly specialized and led by the Gambling industry, with significant contributions from Book Publishing, Cheese Exports, and Automobile Manufacturing. Black market activity is notable. Average income is 47,027 storms, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 4.0 times as much as the poorest.

The latest Harry Potter book is a bestseller, young children are regularly seen wagering pocket money at blackjack tables, The Coming Storm has designated The Coming Storm City as its capital city, and Leader has just been declared ruler of The Coming Storm in an international press conference. Crime is relatively low, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. The Coming Storm's national animal is the blue dragon, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.

The Coming Storm is ranked 67,851st in the world and 429th in Artificial Solar System for Most Pro-Market, scoring 52.8 on the Rand Index.

Largest Gambling Industry: 13,229thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 14,240thLargest Black Market: 18,147thBest Weather: 19,050thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 19,364th
Most Subsidized Industry: 3rd in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 5th in the regionBest Weather: 5th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 7th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 16th in the regionMost Developed: 18th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 18th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 22nd in the regionTop
Highest Foreign Aid Spending: 24th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 27th in the regionLargest Black Market: 27th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 43rd in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 55th in the regionLargest Gambling Industry: 69th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 83rd in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 95th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 99th in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 105th in the regionTop
Largest Populations: 134th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 153rd in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 161st in the region

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