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

Population (2010, proj.): 15,692,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $250

Date of Independence: July 6, 1964 (from the UK)

Date of Last Constitution: May 18, 1994


Freedom of expression is guaranteed in this sub-Saharan nation, though subtle government activity sometimes leads to considerable self-censorship by news media. Six of the eight major newspapers are ...

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