|World Summary Library Data Index|
Lack of usable water is the primary limitation to advancement, but the planet is also scarce in other resources. The planet is fairly dense, but most of its metals are buried deep in the world's core. In addition, Gokodeyo's crust is tectonically stable and does not recycle by way of volcanoes.
The large population cannot afford to trade for offplanet
technology because their home world produces so little of value. -vla