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Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Central African Republic

Population (2010, proj.): 4,506,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $370

Date of Independence: August 13, 1960 (from France)

Date of Last Constitution: December 27, 2004

Legally news media are free, but there is considerable political pressure that limits journalists' access to or criticism of government activities. Continued political unrest in the north underlies concerns ...

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