Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Papua New Guinea

Population (2010, proj.): 6,888,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $850

Date of Independence: September 16, 1975 (from the Australian-administered UN trusteeship)

Date of Last Constitution: September 16, 1975


News media freedom is guaranteed in the constitution and is generally observed. The country's two daily papers are both foreign owned (one by ...

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