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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 4,667th Most Politically Apathetic Citizens: 11,582nd Most Influential: 14,501st
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United Provinces of Marciano

Population270 million


The Democratic States of United Provinces of Marciano is a huge, genial nation, renowned for its prohibition of alcohol, irreverence towards religion, and punitive income tax rates. The compassionate, democratic population of 270 million United Provinces of Marcianoans love a good election, and the government gives them plenty of them. Universities tend to be full of students debating the merits of various civil and political rights, while businesses are tightly regulated and the wealthy viewed with suspicion.

The enormous, socially-minded government juggles the competing demands of Education, Welfare, and Administration. The average income tax rate is 61.5%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The United Provinces of Marcianoan economy, worth 11.5 trillion dollars a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector, which is quite specialized, is led by the Book Publishing industry, with major contributions from Pizza Delivery, Retail, and Information Technology. Average income is 42,490 dollars, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Cricket farmers use magnifying glasses to fit every member of their herd with tiny tracking tags, the Snapgram channel "Embarrassing Baby Leader Pics" has made Leader's mom a celebrity, citizens have voted the song "Leader Smells Like A Wolf" as their new national anthem, and scientists regularly clone human beings for research purposes. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. United Provinces of Marciano's national animal is the wolf, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

United Provinces of Marciano is ranked 4,667th in the world and 599th in The East Pacific for Most World Assembly Endorsements, with 24 Valid Endorsements.

Most World Assembly Endorsements: 4,667thTop
Most Politically Apathetic Citizens: 11,582ndMost Influential: 14,501st
Most Politically Apathetic Citizens: 264th in the regionTop
Most Cheerful Citizens: 397th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 410th in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 528th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 537th in the region

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