Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Croatia
Population (2010, proj.): 4,410,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $10,460
Date of Independence: June 25, 1991 (from Yugoslavia)
Date of Last Constitution: December 22, 1990 (revised 2000, 2001)
Constitutionally protected, news media still suffer political intimidation from time to time. State-owned broadcasting outlets dominate that sector. Internet access is widespread and expanding.