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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 195thMost Influential: 984thMost Valuable International Artwork: 1,187th
The Matriarchy of
Democratic Socialists
Don't let the bastards grind you down
Influence
Shoeshiner
Civil Rights
Excellent
Economy
Thriving
Political Freedom
Excellent

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Woodsend

Population1.445 billion

CapitalWoodsend Central
LeaderOh Great One
FaithConfused and perplexed

Currencyflorin
Animalwolf

The Matriarchy of Woodsend is a massive, efficient nation, ruled by Oh Great One with an even hand, and notable for its lack of airports, punitive income tax rates, and devotion to social welfare. The compassionate, democratic population of 1.445 billion Woodsendians are fiercely patriotic and enjoy great social equality; they tend to view other, more capitalist countries as somewhat immoral and corrupt.

The large, socially-minded government juggles the competing demands of Education, Healthcare, and Administration. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Woodsend Central. The average income tax rate is 68.0%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The thriving Woodsendian economy, worth 113 trillion florins 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 Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Tourism, Book Publishing, and Beef-Based Agriculture. Average income is 78,557 florins, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Government officials go door-to-door educating about the dangers of pseudoscience, schoolboys who turn to watch pretty girls go by are given detention, sex changes are routinely performed at Woodsend's hospitals, and proletariat workers identify less with the hammer and sickle and more with the touchscreen and phone charger. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown. Woodsend's national animal is the wolf, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is Confused and perplexed.

Woodsend is ranked 93,601st in the world and 4,876th in The North Pacific for Most Extreme, scoring 19.28 on the Paul-Nader Subjective Decentrality Index.

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 195thMost Influential: 984thMost Valuable International Artwork: 1,187thTop
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Highest Workforce Participation Rate: 5,813thMost Pacifist: 6,128thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 8,979thMost Compassionate Citizens: 9,482ndNicest Citizens: 9,702ndBest Weather: 10,069thHealthiest Citizens: 10,157thTop
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Least Corrupt Governments: 10,573rdSafest: 11,012thLongest Average Lifespans: 11,633rdMost Inclusive: 12,799thMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 12,995thLargest Welfare Programs: 13,449thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 17,604thMost Advanced Public Education: 19,113thMost Beautiful Environments: 19,422ndLargest Information Technology Sector: 20,493rdMost Cultured: 20,737th
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Most Valuable International Artwork: 139th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 143rd in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 265th in the regionMost Pacifist: 340th in the regionMost Influential: 372nd in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 447th in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 487th in the regionTop
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Most Compassionate Citizens: 521st in the regionNicest Citizens: 527th in the regionBest Weather: 530th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 537th in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 578th in the regionSafest: 593rd in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 597th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 625th in the regionMost Inclusive: 725th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 892nd in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 948th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 971st in the regionMost Cultured: 987th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 1,015th in the region

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