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Most Stationary: 5,314th Most Influential: 11,889th Highest Foreign Aid Spending: 14,724th
The Wintermootery of
Authoritarian Democracy
Pillars rise
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Apprentice
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Civil Rights
Few
Economy
Developing
Political Freedom
Excellent

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The Wintermootery of The Winter Nomad is a colossal, environmentally stunning nation, remarkable for its state-planned economy, compulsory military service, and punitive income tax rates. The hard-nosed, democratic population of 8.934 billion Winter Nomadians are prohibited from doing almost everything except voting, which they do timidly and conservatively.

The government — a sprawling, bureaucracy-choked, socially-minded morass — juggles the competing demands of Law & Order, Defense, and Administration. The average income tax rate is 73.7%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The large but underdeveloped Winter Nomadian economy, worth 208 trillion nothings a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector, which is highly specialized, is mostly made up of the Woodchip Exports industry, with significant contributions from Arms Manufacturing and Door-to-door Insurance Sales. Average income is 23,319 nothings, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to the all-pervasive police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. The Winter Nomad's national animal is the polar bear, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

The Winter Nomad is ranked 68,254th in the world and 87th in Wintreath for Largest Black Market, with 455 billion Standard Monetary Units.

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Most Influential: 11,889thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 14,724th
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Largest Populations: 14th in the regionMost Conservative: 19th in the region

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