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 ...