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

Population (2010, proj.): 24,333,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $590

Date of Independence: March 6, 1957 (from the UK)

Date of Last Constitution: April 28, 1992

Freedom of the press is legally guaranteed in Ghana, as well as enjoyed de facto throughout the country. While plagued by lack of financial resources in many cases, media outlets are numerous: for instance, over ...

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