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

Population (2010, proj.): 1,171,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $1,510

Date of Independence: November 28, 1975 (from Portugal); 2002 (from Indonesia)

Date of Last Constitution: March 22, 2002


Formerly East Timor and part of Indonesia, this tiny country is filled with ethnic tensions that are reflected in the constitution that ...

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