Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Bhutan
Population (2010, proj.): 708,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $1,770
Date of Independence: 1949 (from India)
Date of Last Constitution: July 18, 2008
This tiny kingdom high in the Himalayan mountains does not allow media to criticize the king or political system. The handful of broadcast stations are operated by and support the government. Cable service ...