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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 918thMost Influential: 1,374thMost Pacifist: 5,539th
The Limbless Mess of
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy Communists
Civil Rights
Very Strong
Political Freedom
Below Average

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Population3.586 billion

LeaderEmperor Aubin Parrish


The Limbless Mess of Proctethia is a massive, cultured nation, ruled by Emperor Aubin Parrish with an even hand, and renowned for its anti-smoking policies, irreverence towards religion, and punitive income tax rates. The compassionate population of 3.586 billion Proctethians have some civil rights, but not too many, enjoy the freedom to spend their money however they like, to a point, and take part in free and open elections, although not too often.

The large government juggles the competing demands of Education, Administration, and Healthcare. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Artregon. The average income tax rate is 71.3%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The very strong Proctethian economy, worth 296 trillion Pounds 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 Tourism industry, with significant contributions from Information Technology, Book Publishing, and Furniture Restoration. Average income is 82,659 Pounds, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

There's sophisticated talk of revolution within the ever-expanding mining colonies, popular cartoon characters frequently appear in government-sponsored PSAs reminding students to say no to drugs, you can get married in sickness and in health but not internationally, and property owners are terrified of pigeons nesting in their buildings. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Proctethia's national animal is the Procteh, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is Prorktevianism.

Proctethia is ranked 73,190th in the world and 2,735th in the South Pacific for Largest Trout Fishing Sector, scoring 2,805.28 on the Nemo Depletion Efficiency Index.

Most World Assembly Endorsements: 918thMost Influential: 1,374thTop
Most Pacifist: 5,539thMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 6,574thMost Valuable International Artwork: 8,917thMost Compassionate Citizens: 10,817thSafest: 10,919thMost Inclusive: 12,025thTop
Healthiest Citizens: 12,077thNicest Citizens: 12,698thLongest Average Lifespans: 14,043rdMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 14,595thHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 14,778thBest Weather: 14,830thLowest Crime Rates: 14,884thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 14,971stMost Beautiful Environments: 16,787thMost Advanced Public Education: 18,080thSmartest Citizens: 18,405thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 18,949thHighest Poor Incomes: 24,001st
Most Influential: 137th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 172nd in the regionMost Pacifist: 196th in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 236th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 302nd in the regionSafest: 374th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 376th in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 398th in the regionTop
Lowest Crime Rates: 421st in the regionMost Inclusive: 437th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 455th in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 456th in the regionNicest Citizens: 460th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 472nd in the regionBest Weather: 504th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 534th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 538th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 553rd in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 590th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 614th in the regionMost Average: 684th in the regionMost Cultured: 704th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 752nd in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 762nd in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 798th in the region

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