Government Information

A. General Data

1. Popular Name: Catan

2. Three Letter Identifier: KOC

3. Official Name: Kingdom of Catan

4. Capital City: Alexis

5. Original Name: Catan

6. Name in Dutch: Koninkrijk van Catan

7. Nationality of Citizens: Catanese

8. Official Calendar: Gregorian

9. Official Language: English; Dutch; Spanish (Brazillian countries)

10. National Day(s): 12 March 1999 (Prince’s Day); 1 March 1999 (Independence Day)

11. Motto: From nothing, something

12. National Anthem: God save the King; Het Wilhelmus

God Save the King

Het Wilhelmus

 

B. Social Data

1. Population: 256,654,325 (2017 Estimate)

2. Demographics:

a. Ages 0 to 18: 31%

b. Ages 19 to 64: 56%

c. Age 65 and above: 13%

d. Gender:

(1) Female: 62%

(2) Male: 48%

e. Ethnic Diversity: Western European

3. Religions: Christian

4. Obligatory Military Service: Not at Present

5. Death Penalty Exists: No

6. Censorship of the Press: No

7. Homosexual Rights: All marriages are deemed equal under law

8. Direct Elections: Yearly

9. Taxation: 13%

10. Free Speech Laws: Yes

C. Economic Data

1. Currency: Euro; Cataneone; British Pound

2. Value in GB Pound: 1 Cataneone = £0.65

D. Geographical Data

1. Continent: Europe; South Americas, Caribbean, Australia, South Pacific

2. Major Cities:

Catan – Alexis; Smirthwaite

Deephaven – Rotal

Islan Home – Wilemstad

Catan Island – Jameston

Patroklos Island – Chore

Dulichium Island – Jeka

Cay Island – Drane

Tinabian Island – Nuvul

Quoin Island – Tuledo

Santa Island – Foria

Reklusia Island – Pago

3. Total Area: 209.89 kilometre squared

4. Local Time (Relative to GMT): GMT

5. Climate: Major precipitation

E. Political Data

1. Political System: Unitary Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy

2. Date of Next Elections: On or before June 14, 2018

3. Head of State: James-Mitchell I (2010-Present)

4. Head of Government:

Catan:            Prime Minister Abigail Barnet (2017-Present)

Deephaven:   First Minister Agnes Velez Saldana (2017-Present)

Islan Home:    First Minister Brandon Paul (2018 – Present)

Catan Island:  First Minister Rebecca Knowles (2015 – Present)

Patroklos Island: TBD

Dulichium Island: TBD

Cay Island: TBD

Tinabian Island: TBD

Quoin Island: TBD

Santa Island: TBD

Reklusia Island: TBD

5. Major Parties: Sesh First; CKIP; Labour; National and Unionist; Liberal Democrats

6. Parliamentary System: Yes

7. Diplomatic Relations: Managed by the Ministry of Foreign & Kingdom Affairs