Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Cote D'Ivoire
Population (2010, proj.): 21,571,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $920
Date of Independence: August 7, 1960 (from France)
Date of Last Constitution: July 23, 2000
This West African nation has suffered press repression due to continued internal fighting. “Student” groups are active as arms of one political group or another and often harass news media and journalists. The ...