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

Population (2010, proj.): 1,297,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $5,580

Date of Independence: March 12, 1968 (from the UK)

Date of Last Constitution: March 12, 1968 (amended March 12, 1992)


The country has a traditionally liberal media environment, though it lacks a law requiring public access to government information. There are ...

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