Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Mali
Population (2010, proj.): 13,323,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $500
Date of Independence: September 22, 1960 (from France)
Date of Last Constitution: January 12, 1992
Print media here are among the freest in all of Africa, although libel laws remain a matter of concern, especially as they are not consistently employed. Some 50 private newspapers and about 100 radio stations do ...