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Largest Welfare Programs: 658thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 712thMost Compassionate Citizens: 812th
The Free Land of
Scandinavian Liberal Paradise
Peace, Socialism, Ecology
Influence
Enforcer
Civil Rights
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Tolstoyan Commune

Population3.026 billion

CapitalTolstoy City
LeaderEgo
FaithSecularism

CurrencyMutual Aids
AnimalMolerat

The Free Land of Tolstoyan Commune is a massive, cultured nation, ruled by Ego with an even hand, and remarkable for its complete lack of prisons, absence of drug laws, and restrictive gun laws. The compassionate population of 3.026 billion Tolstoyans enjoy extensive civil rights and enjoy a level of social equality free from the usual accompanying government corruption.

The enormous, liberal, socially-minded government juggles the competing demands of Education, Administration, and Welfare. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Tolstoy City. The average income tax rate is 98.3%.

The frighteningly efficient Tolstoyan Communean economy, worth 489 trillion Mutual Aids 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 Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Book Publishing and Tourism. Average income is an impressive 161,681 Mutual Aids, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

The seventh son of a seventh son is fated to be a millionaire, extreme political groups are outlawed, dozens of additional foreign policy specialists have been sent to the country's WA Mission, and workers of "fairweather faith" claim six months of paid leave for holy days per year. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown. Tolstoyan Commune's national animal is the Molerat, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is Secularism.

Tolstoyan Commune is ranked 80,068th in the world and 20th in Libertarian Socialist Confederation for Most Extreme, scoring 21.17 on the Paul-Nader Subjective Decentrality Index.

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Largest Welfare Programs: 658thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 712thMost Compassionate Citizens: 812thMost Pacifist: 904thNicest Citizens: 950thMost Inclusive: 983rdLeast Corrupt Governments: 1,413thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 1,719thMost Advanced Public Education: 1,723rdHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 1,785thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 1,824thHighest Average Tax Rates: 1,982ndTop
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Most Beautiful Environments: 2,194thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 2,329thBest Weather: 2,333rdMost Developed: 2,528thSafest: 2,752ndLargest Governments: 2,989thHighest Poor Incomes: 3,308thLargest Publishing Industry: 3,387thLongest Average Lifespans: 3,519thSmartest Citizens: 3,595thMost Cheerful Citizens: 4,804thHealthiest Citizens: 5,238thLowest Crime Rates: 5,446thMost Cultured: 5,758thMost Advanced Public Transport: 5,849thLargest Information Technology Sector: 6,576thMost Secular: 9,435thMost Subsidized Industry: 10,445thTop
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Highest Average Incomes: 11,113thMost Scientifically Advanced: 12,139thMost Income Equality: 12,302ndMost Efficient Economies: 12,358th
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Lowest Crime Rates: 1st in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 1st in the regionMost Pacifist: 1st in the regionSafest: 1st in the regionTop
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Most Influential: 2nd in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 2nd in the regionMost Stationary: 2nd in the regionMost Inclusive: 3rd in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 3rd in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 3rd in the regionSmartest Citizens: 3rd in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 3rd in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 3rd in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 3rd in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 3rd in the regionMost Developed: 3rd in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 3rd in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 3rd in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 3rd in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 3rd in the regionNicest Citizens: 3rd in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 3rd in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Following new legislation in Tolstoyan Commune, workers of "fairweather faith" claim six months of paid leave for holy days per year.
  • : Following new legislation in Tolstoyan Commune, dozens of additional foreign policy specialists have been sent to the country's WA Mission.
  • : Following new legislation in Tolstoyan Commune, extreme political groups are outlawed.
  • : Following new legislation in Tolstoyan Commune, the seventh son of a seventh son is fated to be a millionaire.
  • : Following new legislation in Tolstoyan Commune, farting etiquette is taught in schools.
  • : Following new legislation in Tolstoyan Commune, politicians are often found scavenging bins at night to supplement their income.
  • : Following new legislation in Tolstoyan Commune, government ministers sport new billboards that read 'Will Trade Votes for Private Members' Bill Support'.
  • : Following new legislation in Tolstoyan Commune, the news is showing footage of Ego bullying an old man to the point of tears.
  • : Following new legislation in Tolstoyan Commune, teenagers performing appendectomies on their friends has become a popular schoolyard prank.
  • : Following new legislation in Tolstoyan Commune, confessions don't count if suffixed with "izzle".

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