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

Population (2010, proj.): 104,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $2,480

Date of Independence: June 4, 1970 (from UK protectorate)

Date of Last Constitution: November 4, 1875; revised January 1, 1967


Freedom of the press is guaranteed here and generally observed as well. There are a number of newspapers (one is printed in New Zealand) and ...

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