Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Saint Lucia
Population (2010, proj.): 174,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $5,520
Date of Independence: February 22, 1979 (from the UK)
Date of Last Constitution: February 22, 1979
In Saint Lucia, another Caribbean island nation, several newspapers and broadcast stations operate freely. About a third of the public uses the Internet as of 2007.