The large government juggles the competing demands of Religion & Spirituality, Education, and Defence. The average income tax rate is 19%. A healthy private sector is led by the Gambling, Cheese Exports, and Uranium Mining industries.
The government is cutting back on the number of political prisoners executed each year, a well-funded social safety net protects the unfortunate, the latest Harry Potter book is a bestseller, and Anarien's children are widely acknowledged as the most foul-mouthed in the region. Crime is a problem. Anarien's national animal is the penguin and its currency is the anar.