The Colony of Iota Horologii b is a huge, cultured nation, notable for its free-roaming dinosaurs, compulsory military service, and otherworldly petting zoo. The hard-nosed, hard-working population of 871 million Iotians are either ruled by a sleek, efficient government or a conglomerate of multinational corporations; it's difficult to tell which.
The relatively small government prioritizes Defense, although Industry, Education, and Law & Order are also considered important, while International Aid and Spirituality aren't funded at all. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Aurora. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 19.7%.
The frighteningly efficient Iotian economy, worth 94.9 trillion Credits a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with major contributions from Information Technology, Retail, and Tourism. Black market activity is notable. Average income is an impressive 108,929 Credits, but there is a significant disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 335,310 per year while the poor average 27,337, a ratio of 12.3 to 1.
The army's shirt ninja are the most feared assassins in the region, murder victims' families receive windfall payouts when the murderers are executed, literally voiceless people are unable to protest when food and water are denied to them, and telling someone to 'break a leg' is considered a criminal inducement to self harm. Crime, especially youth-related, is moderate. Iota Horologii b's national animal is the Unicorn.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Iota Horologii b was endorsed by The Empire of Pasargad.
- : Iota Horologii b was endorsed by The Free Land of The Clever Crow.
- : Iota Horologii b was endorsed by The Kingdom of Cosamaloapan.
- : Iota Horologii b was endorsed by The Federal District of The Stratosphere Islands.
- : Iota Horologii b was endorsed by The Solar Empire of Kelvaros Prime.
- : Iota Horologii b was endorsed by The Kingdom of Ozstan.
- : Iota Horologii b's influence in The North Pacific rose from "Sprat" to "Shoeshiner".
- : Iota Horologii b was endorsed by The Free Land of Pytong.
- : Following new legislation in Iota Horologii b, telling someone to 'break a leg' is considered a criminal inducement to self harm.
- : Following new legislation in Iota Horologii b, literally voiceless people are unable to protest when food and water are denied to them.
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