San Marino is a parliamentary democracy in which political rights and civil liberties are generally upheld. Corruption is a problem, and while investigative journalists are active, heavy fines for defamation can encourage self-censorship. Women are underrepresented in politics.
Freedom in the World — San Marino Country Report
San Marino is rated Free in Freedom in the World, Freedom House's annual study of political rights and civil liberties worldwide.
- 2019 San Marino Country Report
- 2020 Country Report — Coming Soon!