by Max Barry

Latest Forum Topics


Most Advanced Law Enforcement: 1,100thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 1,245thMost Patriotic: 1,946th
The Empire of
Father Knows Best State
We come in peace- for now
The High Lord Emperor Chris Clarkson
Civil Rights
Political Freedom
Unheard Of

Overview Factbook Policies People Government Economy Rank Trend Cards

The Imperial Empire of Yorkshire

Population4.361 billion

LeaderThe High Lord Emperor Chris Clarkson

AnimalHoney Badger

The Empire of The Imperial Empire of Yorkshire is a massive, cultured nation, ruled by The High Lord Emperor Chris Clarkson with an iron fist, and renowned for its museums and concert halls, otherworldly petting zoo, and keen interest in outer space. The hard-nosed, cynical, humorless, devout population of 4.361 billion Imperial Empire of Yorkshireans 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 enormous, corrupt, well-organized government prioritizes Defense, with Law & Order, Administration, and Industry also on the agenda. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of York. The average income tax rate is 96.0%.

The frighteningly efficient Imperial Empire of Yorkshirean economy, worth 662 trillion Shillings a year, is dominated by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with significant contributions from Information Technology, Uranium Mining, and Beef-Based Agriculture. Black market activity is frequent. State-owned companies are reasonably common. Average income is an impressive 151,955 Shillings, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Shorter foreigners are often forcibly deported on suspicion of working for the World Assembly, hiding wrinkles with make-up is illegal, any body part that can be cut off a person is no longer considered to be their property, and citizens who don't recite the Pledge of The Imperial Empire of Yorkshire at least three times a day are placed on a terrorist watch-list. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to the all-pervasive police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. The Imperial Empire of Yorkshire's national animal is the Honey Badger, which teeters on the brink of extinction due to widespread deforestation.

The Imperial Empire of Yorkshire is ranked 9,427th in the world and 572nd in Balder for Largest Manufacturing Sector, scoring 30,115.97 on the Gooback-Jerbs Productivity Index.

Most Advanced Law Enforcement: 1,100thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 1,245thMost Patriotic: 1,946thTop
Lowest Crime Rates: 3,255thMost Advanced Public Transport: 3,406thHighest Average Tax Rates: 4,110thLargest Mining Sector: 5,146thLargest Governments: 5,220thMost Corrupt Governments: 5,222ndLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 6,672ndHighest Poor Incomes: 7,749thMost Armed: 9,159thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 9,427thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 9,563rdMost Subsidized Industry: 10,555thTop
Most Popular Tourist Destinations: 11,661stHighest Average Incomes: 13,880thLargest Black Market: 14,012thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 16,591stLongest Average Lifespans: 16,680thMost Developed: 17,033rdMost Cultured: 18,070thMost Scientifically Advanced: 19,568th
Most Advanced Defense Forces: 42nd in the regionMost Patriotic: 51st in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 51st in the regionTop
Lowest Crime Rates: 141st in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 189th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 199th in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 221st in the regionLargest Governments: 224th in the regionLargest Mining Sector: 263rd in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 298th in the regionTop
Largest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 385th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 437th in the regionMost Armed: 447th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 460th in the regionMost Influential: 492nd in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 572nd in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 581st in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 603rd in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 621st in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:


View Forum posts