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Western End Them Son

Population9.665 billion

CapitalMaxwell City


The Grand Duchy of Western End Them Son is a colossal, socially progressive nation, ruled by Daddy with an even hand, and notable for its vat-grown people, smutty television, and devotion to social welfare. The compassionate, hard-working, democratic population of 9.665 billion El Gaians enjoy extensive civil freedoms, particularly in social issues, while business tends to be more regulated.

The medium-sized, corrupt, liberal government juggles the competing demands of Education, Industry, and Healthcare. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Maxwell City. The average income tax rate is 98.4%.

The frighteningly efficient El Gaian economy, worth a remarkable 2,525 trillion Souls a year, is led by the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Tourism, Arms Manufacturing, and Book Publishing. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an amazing 261,312 Souls, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Manufacturers of biodegradable plastics have to wait for months to show evidence of organic decomposition, if you die during a restaurant meal the government will pick up the bill, Air Western End Them Son is rumored to receive more government funding than the El Gaian Air Force, and coffee cups have grown in size to accommodate the huge ingredients list. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown. Western End Them Son's national animal is the Falcon, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.

Western End Them Son is ranked 6,298th in the world and 140th in the West Pacific for Best Weather, with 275 Meters Of Sunlight.

Most Efficient Economies: 614thMost Scientifically Advanced: 1,112thMost Subsidized Industry: 1,185thMost Developed: 1,245thLongest Average Lifespans: 1,525thLargest Information Technology Sector: 1,584thSmartest Citizens: 1,599thLargest Governments: 1,652ndHighest Poor Incomes: 1,731stMost Inclusive: 1,837thHighest Average Tax Rates: 2,073rdLowest Crime Rates: 2,107thHealthiest Citizens: 2,109thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 2,328thLargest Cheese Export Sector: 2,349thTop
Largest Basket Weaving Sector: 2,596thMost Advanced Public Education: 2,601stMost Cultured: 3,034thHighest Average Incomes: 3,093rdRudest Citizens: 3,134thMost Beautiful Environments: 3,349thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 3,386thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 3,427thMost Influential: 3,877thMost Advanced Public Transport: 4,285thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 5,323rdLargest Welfare Programs: 5,593rdHighest Economic Output: 6,165thBest Weather: 6,298thMost Cheerful Citizens: 7,296thLargest Publishing Industry: 8,322ndMost Secular: 9,626thNicest Citizens: 9,666thLargest Retail Industry: 9,727thMost Compassionate Citizens: 10,371stHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 10,592ndSafest: 11,885thTop
Most Advanced Defense Forces: 13,241stLargest Trout Fishing Sector: 13,692ndHighest Wealthy Incomes: 15,537thHighest Drug Use: 16,006thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 16,834thMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 21,197thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 22,051st
Most Efficient Economies: 14th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 18th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 26th in the regionMost Developed: 29th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 33rd in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 35th in the regionLargest Governments: 37th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 37th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 38th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 38th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 41st in the regionLargest Cheese Export Sector: 44th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 45th in the regionMost Inclusive: 46th in the regionLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 49th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 49th in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 52nd in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 53rd in the regionTop
Most Extensive Public Healthcare: 63rd in the regionMost Cultured: 64th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 64th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 69th in the regionRudest Citizens: 80th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 89th in the regionHighest Drug Use: 101st in the regionHighest Economic Output: 108th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 109th in the regionMost Influential: 121st in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 121st in the regionBest Weather: 140th in the regionMost Cheerful Citizens: 142nd in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 178th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 193rd in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 202nd in the regionLargest Retail Industry: 217th in the regionMost Secular: 227th in the regionNicest Citizens: 229th in the regionLargest Populations: 249th in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 258th in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 278th in the regionTop
Nudest: 292nd in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 317th in the regionSafest: 321st in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 324th in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 332nd in the regionLargest Trout Fishing Sector: 459th in the regionMost Stationary: 466th in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 558th in the region

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