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Most Secular: 489thMost Influential: 803rdLargest Pizza Delivery Sector: 846th
The Absolute Posadist Empire of
Father Knows Best State Suspiciously Liberal Dictatorship
PoSADISM
Nuclear Jeb
Influence
Ambassador
WA Delegate / President
Civil Rights
Good
Economy
Frightening
Political Freedom
Rare

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Dekks

Population4.695 billion

CapitalJeb Central
LeaderNuclear Jeb
FaithPosadism-Garfieldism

CurrencyNuclear Bomb
AnimalCentrist

The Absolute Posadist Empire of Dekks is a massive, efficient nation, ruled by Nuclear Jeb with an iron fist, and remarkable for its deadly medical pandemics, flagrant waste-dumping, and ubiquitous missile silos. The hard-nosed, hard-working, cynical, humorless population of 4.695 billion Dekksians are ruled by a mostly-benevolent dictator, who grants the populace the freedom to live their own lives but watches carefully for anyone to slip up.

The medium-sized, corrupt, well-organized government prioritizes Defense, although Education, Administration, and Industry are also considered important, while Environment and Spirituality aren't funded at all. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Jeb Central. The average income tax rate is 85.6%.

The frighteningly efficient Dekksian economy, worth a remarkable 1,418 trillion Nuclear Bombs a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. However, for those in the know, there is an enormous, deeply entrenched, broadly diversified black market in Information Technology, Arms Manufacturing, Uranium Mining, and Automobile Manufacturing. The private sector mostly consists of enterprising ten-year-olds selling lemonade on the sidewalk, but the government is looking at stamping this out. Average income is an amazing 302,036 Nuclear Bombs, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 3.9 times as much as the poorest.

Religious people are committed to mental institutions for treatment, stylish juvenile delinquents are highly overrepresented in fatal motorcycle accidents, piracy is the nation's most popular pastime, and the nation is a world leader in martyrs per capita. Crime is totally unknown. Dekks's national animal is the Centrist, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its national religion is Posadism-Garfieldism.

Dekks is ranked 225,162nd in the world and 478th in Democratic Socialist Assembly for Most Devout, with 1.84 Prayers Per Hour.

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Most Secular: 489thMost Influential: 803rdLargest Pizza Delivery Sector: 846thLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 990thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 1,046thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 1,195thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 1,277thLargest Mining Sector: 1,697thMost Avoided: 1,794thLargest Black Market: 1,818thLargest Information Technology Sector: 1,850thLargest Soda Pop Sector: 1,881stMost Scientifically Advanced: 1,896thFattest Citizens: 1,899thHighest Average Incomes: 1,935thTop
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Most Advanced Defense Forces: 2,317thLargest Timber Woodchipping Industry: 2,839thRudest Citizens: 3,095thHighest Poor Incomes: 3,484thMost Corrupt Governments: 3,952ndMost Efficient Economies: 4,518thMost Subsidized Industry: 4,794thMost Inclusive: 5,317thLargest Governments: 5,433rdHighest Wealthy Incomes: 5,709thMost Advanced Public Transport: 6,028thMost Advanced Public Education: 6,046thSmartest Citizens: 7,097thMost Valuable International Artwork: 7,315thLargest Welfare Programs: 7,821stMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 8,670thMost Armed: 10,034thHighest Average Tax Rates: 10,337thLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 11,052ndHighest Economic Output: 11,124thLargest Retail Industry: 11,230thMost Developed: 11,268thTop
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Highest Drug Use: 16,780thNudest: 22,240th
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Fattest Citizens: 1st in the regionLargest Pizza Delivery Sector: 1st in the regionLargest Mining Sector: 1st in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 1st in the regionLargest Black Market: 1st in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 2nd in the regionLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 2nd in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 2nd in the regionMost Secular: 2nd in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 2nd in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 2nd in the regionMost Avoided: 2nd in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 2nd in the regionLargest Soda Pop Sector: 3rd in the regionLargest Timber Woodchipping Industry: 3rd in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 3rd in the regionMost Armed: 4th in the regionTop
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Most Influential: 5th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 7th in the regionRudest Citizens: 7th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 8th in the regionLargest Retail Industry: 10th in the regionLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 12th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 21st in the regionTop
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Most Subsidized Industry: 28th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 30th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 32nd in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 33rd in the regionMost Stationary: 34th in the regionLargest Governments: 35th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 45th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 47th in the region

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