Kingdom of Vatolean
| Kingdom of Vatolean |
Long live the Vats
|Official language(s)||English, Danish, and Cat|
|- Monarchy of Vatolean||Ewing I|
|- Prime Minister||Sweetie the Cat|
|- Deputy Prime Minister||Ewing I|
|Legislature||Folketing and Senate|
|- Type||- Bicameral|
|- Last election||- 2020 Vatolean General Election|
|Established||13 July 2012|
|Area claimed||3,003,031.58 km2|
|Population||11 (4 Non resident citizens)|
|National sport||Spartan racing|
The Kingdom of Vatolean, more commonly known as simply Vatolean, is a micronation primarily located in Denmark, with some small parts located in other places. The nation is made up of 7 non-contiguous territories and a population of 7 full citizens.
The Kingdom's form of government is a constitutional monarchy with a parliamentary system. The current king is Ewing I, who has ruled since Vatolean was founded on 13 July 2012. Vatolean's official capital is Copenhagen.
- 1 Etymology and terminology
- 2 History
- 3 Geography
- 4 Politics
- 5 Demographics
- 6 Culture
Etymology and terminology
"Vatolean" comes from the Spanish province of Valencia.
The Kingdom of Vatolean was founded by Ewing Leon on 13 July 2012
In 2013 BNN was founded as the public broadcasting corporation.
The total surface area of the Vatolean is 3,003,031.58 km2.
|Name||Founded||Founder||Chief Minister||Duke / Duchess||Counties|
|2012||Ewing I||Ewing I||Ewing I||
|Iceland||2016||Ewing I||Sweetie the Cat||Sweetie the Cat||N/A|
|New Zealand||2015||Ewing I||Sergio Leon||N/A||North Island
|Vinland||2017||Joey Bell||Joey Bell||N/A||N/A|
|Faroe Islands||2012||Ewing I||John|
Territories/Permanent Military Bases
|Fort Maine||2018||None||Military Base|
|Fishing Pond||2013||None||Military Base|
The Kingdom of Vatolean has a constitutional monarchy where the Monarch is the Head of State. The current Monarch is Ewing I. The constitution of the Kingdom is called the Main Law and it sets out the Monarch's powers as and the government system. The Main Law can only be amended if it is approved by both a public referendum and the Parliament.
Legislative power is invested in the Parliament, which consists of the King-in-Parliament, the upper house, known as the Senate, and the lower house, the Folketing. By default, legislation - taking the form Acts of Parliament - only holds effect over the four countries, but can also be enacted over the Kingdom's colonies if this is explicitly stated.
The Monarch of Vatolean is known as the King if male, and Queen if female. The position is hereditary.
The Parliament is bicameral. The upper house is the Senate. The lower house is the Folketing, consisting of a five MPs who are elected under party list proportional representation. Parliament can legislate through Acts of Parliament, which must be passed by both houses and then given consent by the Monarch.
Vatolean has a parliamentary system, the Government, the executive branch, is made up of and is accountable to Parliament. The head of government is the Prime Minister, who must have the confidence of the Folketing, and is usually the leader of the largest party or coalition within the House.
Vatolean has a court made up of 2 members.
List of members
King Ewing I
|Party Name||Members||Leader||Foundation||In Government||Senate||Folketing||Chief Minister/Governor|
|Green Party||2||Sweetie the Cat||2015||Yes||
1 / 2
2 / 5
2 / 7
|Social Democrats||2||Ewing I||2012||Outside of Government
but in support
1 / 2
1 / 5
2 / 7
The census which is taken every six months records the population of Vatolean
In April 2020 the population of Vatolean was 17.
Vatolean manly speaks English and Danish. Some citizens speak cat.
National Holidays / Events
- 1 January - New Year's Day
- 15-21 (Monday) January - History Day
- Third Monday in February - Prime Minister’s Day
- 5 June - Democracy Day
- 1 August - Maine Day
- 31 October - Halloween
- 25-27 December - Christmas Day
- 31 December - New Year's Eve
Vatolean has a national newspaper called the Vatolean Times. It also has a national news channel (BNN). It also has a main news podcast, obstacle racing media.
Vatolean has two main sports. Obstacle racing and Basket Ball