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Most Patriotic: 3,771stLargest Manufacturing Sector: 4,879thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 5,832nd
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15th Scottish Highlanders Division

Population1.431 billion

LeaderMajor-General Gordon MacMillan


The Rogue Military Unit of 15th Scottish Highlanders Division is a massive, orderly nation, ruled by Major-General Gordon MacMillan with an iron fist, and remarkable for its public floggings, sprawling nuclear power plants, and ritual sacrifices. The hard-nosed, cynical, humorless, devout population of 1.431 billion Scotsmens 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 relatively small, corrupt, well-organized government prioritizes Defense, with Law & Order, Education, and Administration also on the agenda. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Bretteville-sur-Laize. The average income tax rate is 29.8%, but much higher for the wealthy.

The all-consuming 15th Scottish Highlanders Divisionian economy, worth 201 trillion Rations a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with significant contributions from Information Technology, Tourism, and Basket Weaving. Black market activity is rampant. State-owned companies are reasonably common. Average income is an impressive 140,871 Rations, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.5 times as much as the poorest.

Gay couples have to travel to Brancaland to find a church that will actually let them wed, battlefield gains are quickly lost when enemies don't respect a time-out, airship use has soared while property values beneath their routes have plummeted, and suicide victims often leave behind cash to cover the cost of their fines. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. 15th Scottish Highlanders Division's national animal is the Bat, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its national religion is Protestantism.

15th Scottish Highlanders Division is ranked 4,879th in the world and 1st in West Antartica for Largest Manufacturing Sector, scoring 42,488.15 on the Gooback-Jerbs Productivity Index.

Most Patriotic: 3,771stLargest Manufacturing Sector: 4,879thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 5,832ndHighest Disposable Incomes: 6,153rdMost Corrupt Governments: 8,755thLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 9,938thMost Valuable International Artwork: 12,293rdTop
Largest Furniture Restoration Industry: 14,874thLargest Insurance Industry: 15,158thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 15,682ndHighest Poor Incomes: 16,790thMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 17,070thLargest Black Market: 17,239thMost Scientifically Advanced: 17,332ndHighest Average Incomes: 17,947thLargest Information Technology Sector: 19,357thMost Influential: 19,470thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 19,716thMost Cultured: 25,013thMost Beautiful Environments: 25,314th

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