Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Guyana
Population (2010, proj.): 761,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $1,250
Date of Independence: May 26, 1966 (from the UK)
Date of Last Constitution: October 6, 1980
Guyana's constitutional guarantee of free speech and the press has translated into a relatively free and active media environment. However, in 2008, government withdrawal of advertising contracts from its own ...