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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 996th Most Influential: 1,319th Most Rebellious Youth: 8,924th
The Seven Nations of
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy
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The Seven Nations of Merka

Population2.596 billion



The Seven Nations of The Seven Nations of Merka is a massive, socially progressive nation, remarkable for its museums and concert halls, keen interest in outer space, and compulsory military service. The compassionate, hard-working, democratic population of 2.596 billion MERKANS 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, Industry, and Healthcare. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Arozpuma. The average income tax rate is 69.9%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient MERKAN economy, worth 301 trillion Memes a year, is dominated by the Tourism industry, with significant contributions from Information Technology, Book Publishing, and Arms Manufacturing. Black market activity is notable. Average income is an impressive 116,201 Memes, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.0 times as much as the poorest.

Every spring railroad foundations erode to reveal human remains, the navy is chrome-plating its battleships to prevent rust, statues of famous citizens are erected or demolished on a purely partisan basis, and large sections of The Seven Nations of Merka have been named national reserves to protect the native tribes living there. Crime is totally unknown. The Seven Nations of Merka's national animal is the Fish, which frolics freely in the nation's sparkling oceans, and its national religion is Catholicism.

The Seven Nations of Merka is ranked 17,780th in the world and 817th in The North Pacific for Most Eco-Friendly Governments, scoring 3,799.2 on the Dolphin Recycling Awareness Index.

Most World Assembly Endorsements: 996thMost Influential: 1,319thTop
Most Rebellious Youth: 8,924thTop
Most Subsidized Industry: 10,207thMost Efficient Economies: 11,207thMost Inclusive: 11,646thMost Developed: 13,288thHighest Poor Incomes: 14,658thLargest Black Market: 15,686thLargest Welfare Programs: 15,833rdLongest Average Lifespans: 16,807thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 17,780thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 18,127th
Most Rebellious Youth: 342nd in the regionLargest Black Market: 370th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 438th in the regionTop
Most Efficient Economies: 539th in the regionMost Influential: 561st in the regionMost Inclusive: 672nd in the regionMost Average: 676th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 681st in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 698th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 731st in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 735th in the regionMost Developed: 742nd in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 817th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 844th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 908th in the regionMost Stationary: 922nd in the region

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