SDG 16 · Indicator

Freedom of Press Index

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Ratings provide a visual representation of a country’s performance on the indicator.


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The degree of freedom available to journalists in 180 countries and regions, determined by pooling the responses of experts to a questionnaire devised by RSF.

Long-Term Objective

The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of .


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Freedom of Press Index