by Max Barry

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 4,812th Most Influential: 5,817th Largest Basket Weaving Sector: 6,231st
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The Republic of The Republic of Pluck is a massive, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by William Wilberforce with a fair hand, and renowned for its museums and concert halls, pith helmet sales, and keen interest in outer space. The compassionate, hard-working, democratic, devout population of 1.204 billion Republic of Pluckians enjoy a sensible mix of personal and economic freedoms, while the political process is open and the people's right to vote held sacrosanct.

The medium-sized government prioritizes Education, with Healthcare, Environment, and Public Transport also on the agenda. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 35.3%.

The thriving Republic of Pluckian economy, worth 104 trillion Danubes a year, is fairly diversified and led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Tourism, Book Publishing, and Basket Weaving. Average income is 86,958 Danubes, but there is a significant disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 268,915 per year while the poor average 21,679, a ratio of 12.4 to 1.

Tombstones are ten feet high to accommodate the names of inhabitants, more money is spent on policing the welfare system for abuse than on the welfare system itself, families waiting for delayed pipe installations hope daily for rain, and droves of former desperados are applying to join the border police. Crime is totally unknown. The Republic of Pluck's national animal is the Monster, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

The Republic of Pluck is ranked 109,612th in the world and 142nd in Renegade Islands Alliance for Most Advanced Defense Forces, scoring 1,026.14 on the Total War Preparedness Rating.

Most World Assembly Endorsements: 4,812thMost Influential: 5,817thLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 6,231stBest Weather: 8,068thTop
Most Beautiful Environments: 11,623rdMost Rebellious Youth: 11,682ndLargest Cheese Export Sector: 13,835thMost Compassionate Citizens: 14,971stLongest Average Lifespans: 15,195thNicest Citizens: 16,131stMost Devout: 16,377th
Most World Assembly Endorsements: 6th in the regionLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 7th in the regionTop
Largest Cheese Export Sector: 17th in the regionMost Influential: 20th in the region

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