by Max Barry

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 435thMost Influential: 1,052ndLargest Information Technology Sector: 7,228th
The Empire of
Corrupt Dictatorship Well-Meaning Dictatorship
May the Odds Be Ever In Your Favor
Civil Rights
Below Average
Political Freedom

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Population7.941 billion

LeaderHer Imperial Majesty Empress Odet


The Empire of Rhetiaa is a colossal, efficient nation, ruled by Her Imperial Majesty Empress Odet with an iron fist, and remarkable for its keen interest in outer space, infamous sell-swords, and devotion to social welfare. The compassionate, cynical population of 7.941 billion Rhetiaans 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 large, corrupt, socially-minded government juggles the competing demands of Education, Law & Order, and Administration. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Panem. The average income tax rate is 77.0%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient Rhetiaan economy, worth a remarkable 1,088 trillion Dollars a year, is fairly diversified and led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Tourism and Book Publishing. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an impressive 137,029 Dollars, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Jennifer Government is a bestseller, the needs of the living outweigh the needs of the dead, treason is relative, and people reciting Shakespeare have become a common sight. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Rhetiaa's national animal is the Phoenix, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.

Rhetiaa is ranked 7,935th in the world and 245th in the South Pacific for Most Developed, scoring 91.58 on the Human Development Index.

Most World Assembly Endorsements: 435thMost Influential: 1,052ndTop
Largest Information Technology Sector: 7,228thHealthiest Citizens: 7,371stLowest Crime Rates: 7,892ndMost Developed: 7,935thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 8,074thLongest Average Lifespans: 8,287thBest Weather: 8,597thMost Cultured: 8,738thMost Beautiful Environments: 9,968thMost Inclusive: 10,225thMost Scientifically Advanced: 10,943rdMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 11,181stSmartest Citizens: 11,516thHighest Poor Incomes: 11,647thMost Advanced Public Education: 11,877thTop
Most Cheerful Citizens: 13,489thLargest Governments: 15,174thMost Valuable International Artwork: 15,545thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 15,862ndMost Efficient Economies: 16,168thNicest Citizens: 16,322ndMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 16,881stHighest Economic Output: 16,896thHighest Average Incomes: 17,483rdMost Compassionate Citizens: 17,595thMost Secular: 18,426thHighest Average Tax Rates: 18,600thMost Corrupt Governments: 21,327thMost Subsidized Industry: 23,265th
Most World Assembly Endorsements: 68th in the regionTop
Most Influential: 99th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 213th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 226th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 233rd in the regionMost Developed: 245th in the regionMost Cultured: 261st in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 265th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 274th in the regionBest Weather: 290th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 323rd in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 329th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 337th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 353rd in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 376th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 377th in the regionMost Inclusive: 379th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 390th in the regionTop
Largest Populations: 422nd in the regionLargest Governments: 440th in the regionMost Cheerful Citizens: 448th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 509th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 527th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 539th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 557th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 568th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 577th in the regionNicest Citizens: 593rd in the regionMost Secular: 643rd in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 652nd in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 734th in the region

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