Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Turkey
Population (2010, proj.): 75,705,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $8,030
Date of Independence: October 29, 1923 (successor state to the Ottoman Empire)
Date of Last Constitution: November 7, 1982
Press operations and freedom have been limited by tensions over secularization, nationalism, and separatism in the country. Turkey's ...