- Adults, general public, 30 nations, 1980
- N = 30
- Non Response:
- Authors's label
- Freedom of press
- Our Classification
NATION: SOCIETY Current societal characteristics of nation Freedom in nations Political freedom in nation Freedom of press in nation
- The press freedom index was created by the University of Missouri School of Journalism…..two native and two nonnative judges were asked to rate each country on fixed scales for 23 items, such as legal controls, favoritism in the release of government news, and censoeship. The index consists of the averages of the scores and ranges from -4.00 for the least to +4.00 for the most.