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Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Chad

Population (2010, proj.): 11,506,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $540

Date of Independence: August 11, 1960 (from France)

Date of Last Constitution: March 31, 1996

Criticism of government or much discussion of social issues is frowned upon in this conservative nation. Harassment of journalists is fairly common. Radio is the prime means of communication with both government ...

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