The Empire of New Hamchester is a huge, cultured nation, remarkable for its frequent executions, irreverence towards religion, and stringent health and safety legislation. The compassionate, democratic population of 304 million New Hamchesterians enjoy a sensible mix of personal and economic freedoms, while the political process is open and the people's right to vote held sacrosanct.
The medium-sized, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Education, Welfare, and Healthcare. The average income tax rate is 20.8%, but much higher for the wealthy.
The sizeable but inefficient New Hamchesterian economy, worth 11.7 trillion bitcoins a year, is fairly diversified and led by the Tourism industry, with major contributions from Uranium Mining, Door-to-door Insurance Sales, and Woodchip Exports. State-owned companies are reasonably common. Average income is 38,600 bitcoins, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 3.0 times as much as the poorest.
Condos feature wall-mounted cages containing endangered animals, the seventh son of a seventh son is fated to be a millionaire, Dove is one of the most popular forenames in New Hamchester, and concussed doveball players cannot remember their lineup position. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown. New Hamchester's national animal is the dove.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : New Hamchester was endorsed by The Absurd Memory of Ravendi.
- : New Hamchester was endorsed by The Kingdom of Ihsan.
- : New Hamchester was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Most Influential.
- : New Hamchester was endorsed by The Federation of U S Eh.
- : New Hamchester was endorsed by The United Republics of Moubarakistan.
- : New Hamchester was endorsed by The Commonwealth of Principia Mathematica.
- : New Hamchester was endorsed by The Federal Republic of Ultra777.
- : New Hamchester was endorsed by The United Kingdom of Buckhem.
- : New Hamchester was endorsed by The Democratic Republic of Andexia.
- : New Hamchester voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Commend The Salaxalans".
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