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Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Thailand

Population (2010, proj.): 68,139,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $3,400

Date of Independence: Never colonized

Date of Last Constitution: August 24, 2007

Despite constitutional protections, the military government restricts media freedom—including some of the world's harshest Internet laws. Libel laws are widely used to limit journalistic reporting. But ...

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