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Ansonia
The Kingdom of Ansonia is the northern neighbour of Kemedal. Its other neighbours are Zentralsk in the south and the People's Republic of Gronk in the east. The capital is Sub Marina and head of state has been Queen Emma, since 320.


Population
Inhabitants : 28,772,613 (est. 1/1/321)
Population density : 40.19 inh/km2
Population growth : 1.34% (320)
Life expectancy : male 73.9, female 79.2 years
Top 5 cities (+ inhabitants) :
   Sub Marina (1,933,335)
   Midloch (1,160,762)
   Lasbridge (641,519)
   Bercoth (491,112)
   St. Orsow (358,270)
Ethnic groups : Kemese (73%), Ansonian (Ingallish) (19%), Gronkian, Albionish, Meritéan
Languages : Ingallish (official), Kemese, other
Literacy : 99%
Religions : Cruisanism (94%), Emethist (2%), atheist/agnostics (3%)
Universities : Lasbridge (466 BP), Ilva (179 BP), St Orsow (58 BP), Sub Marina (256 AP)

List of Kings and Queens of Ansonia
   0...
   0-49 - 0-42    Peter II
   0-42 - 0-18    Peter III
   0-18 - 0-30    Peter IV
   0-30 - 0-33    Thomas I
   0-33 - 0-59    Roger III
   0-59 - 0-65    Peter V
   0-65 - 0-70    Alfred III
   0-70 - 0-76    Alfred IV
   0-76 - 0-89    Blanche (f)
   0-89 - -101    Peter VI
   -101 - -105    Peter VII
   -105 - -131    Alfred V
   -131 - -132    Geoffrey
   -132 - -140    Luke
   -140 - -160    Edward II
   -160 - -225    Margareth (f)
   -225 - -228    Edward III
   -228 - -250    Thomas II
   -250 - -289    Alfred VI
   -289 - -302    Edward IV
   -302 - -320    Edward V
   -320 - -000    Emma (f)

List of Prime Ministers of Ansonia since 302
   -302 - -000    Boris Atkins (UfS) (first time)
   -302 - -303    David Caerchester (RP)
   -303 - -304    Boris Atkins (UfS) (second time)
   -304 - -000    Robert Merriweather (RP)
   -304 - -321    Dr. James Salton (RP)
   -321 - -000    Robert Wynne (RP) (acting)
   -321 - -000    Talfryn Bugall (UP) (designated)
Government
Capital : Sub Marina
Administrative divisions : 5 regions (Ducon-Upperford, Intania, Lasland, Lochland, and The Osquerries) and 1 capital district (Sub Marina)
Head of State : Queen Emma, since 320
Legislative : a bicameral parliament consisting of the People's Council (353 seats) and the King's Council (69 seats). Elections for the People's Council occur every four years.
Political parties : Unification Party (UP), Union for Solidarity (UfS), Law and Justice Party (LJP), National Defence Party (NDP), Restoration Party (RP)
Head of Government : Robert Wynne (RP), acting since 321
Minister of foreign affairs : Jennifer Penhellan (RP)

Geography and climate
Geographic Coordinates : 24 40 N 22 32 E
Map Reference : Eras
Climate : Mild temperate; cool, cloudy, wet winters; hot, clear dry summers; interior is cooler and wetter.
Natural resources : hydroelectric potential, coal, arable land, nickel, timber, fish
Natural hazards : coral reef fringing northern coast may pose a danger to maritime traffic
Environment - current issues : Forests recovering from wars until 302. Water pollution still worrisome.
Environment - international agreements : none.
Geography - notes : strategically located in the mouth of the Bay of Merité, a major shipping route.

Economy
Currency : Ansonian Eyre (since 306)