Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Azerbaijan
Population (2010, proj.): 8,934,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $2,640
Date of Independence: August 30, 1991 (from the Soviet Union)
Date of Last Constitution: November 12, 1995; modified August 24, 2002
Despite constitutional and legal guarantees, there is little news media freedom in the country. Attacks on journalists are common, and reporters ...