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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 1,755thMost Influential: 2,323rdMost Valuable International Artwork: 3,070th
The Nationalist State of
Corrupt Dictatorship Well-Meaning Dictatorship
Remember: Put Jam on your toast.
Kaiser of Jammlandia
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Jammlandia

Population2.1 billion

CapitalThe Jam Factory
LeaderKaiser of Jammlandia
FaithThe Church of Jam

CurrencyJamcoin
AnimalJam Cow

The Nationalist State of Jammlandia is a massive, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by Kaiser of Jammlandia with an iron fist, and renowned for its pith helmet sales, public floggings, and punitive income tax rates. The hard-nosed, cynical population of 2.1 billion Jamlanders are ruled with an iron fist by the dictatorship government, which ensures that no-one outside the party gets too rich. In their personal lives, however, citizens are relatively unoppressed; it remains to be seen whether this is because the government genuinely cares about its people, or if it hasn't gotten around to stamping out civil rights yet.

The medium-sized, corrupt, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Defense, Law & Order, and Education. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of The Jam Factory. The average income tax rate is 81.5%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient Jammlandian economy, worth 358 trillion Jamcoins a year, is led by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with major contributions from Tourism, Information Technology, and Book Publishing. Black market activity is frequent. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an impressive 170,729 Jamcoins, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.8 times as much as the poorest.

The Jam Cow is protected from hunting and slowly coming back from the brink of extinction, surfing lessons include how to ward off sharks, the alarmingly racist TV show 'Bigtopians Say the Darndest Things' is a hit, and golden statues of Jam Cows line the memorial avenues of the Funerary District. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Jammlandia's national animal is the Jam Cow, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is The Church of Jam.

Jammlandia is ranked 7,225th in the world and 265th in the South Pacific for Most Advanced Law Enforcement, scoring 8,803.43 on the Orwell Orderliness Index.

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Most Valuable International Artwork: 3,070thLowest Crime Rates: 5,784thMost Corrupt Governments: 5,875thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 5,950thMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 7,225thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 7,445thMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 7,828thMost Developed: 8,836thLongest Average Lifespans: 9,032ndLargest Governments: 9,131stMost Efficient Economies: 9,891stHighest Average Incomes: 10,426thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 10,453rdHealthiest Citizens: 10,626thMost Scientifically Advanced: 10,818thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 10,951stHighest Poor Incomes: 11,927thTop
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Largest Information Technology Sector: 12,857thMost Beautiful Environments: 13,021stSmartest Citizens: 13,041stMost Subsidized Industry: 13,533rdMost Cultured: 13,855thLargest Publishing Industry: 14,468thHighest Average Tax Rates: 14,472ndBest Weather: 14,608thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 14,939thMost Advanced Public Transport: 15,749thLargest Retail Industry: 16,125thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 16,425thLargest Black Market: 16,668thMost Advanced Public Education: 17,385th
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Most Valuable International Artwork: 119th in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 125th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 172nd in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 202nd in the regionLargest Governments: 250th in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 251st in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 265th in the regionMost Influential: 269th in the regionMost Developed: 273rd in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 295th in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 304th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 307th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 307th in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 312th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 314th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 322nd in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 338th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 345th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 387th in the regionMost Cultured: 394th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 399th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 400th in the regionTop
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Largest Publishing Industry: 418th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 428th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 430th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 484th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 492nd in the regionBest Weather: 513th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 538th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 541st in the regionLargest Retail Industry: 565th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 569th in the regionLargest Black Market: 578th in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 795th in the region

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