Freedom of the Press

St. Lucia

St. Lucia

Freedom of the Press 2002

2002 Scores

Press Status

Free

Press Freedom Score
(0 = best, 100 = worst)

11

Political Environment
(0 = best, 40 = worst)

4

Economic Environment
(0 = best, 30 = worst)

7

The media carry a wide spectrum of views and are largely independent. There are five privately owned newspapers, two privately held radio stations, and one partially government-funded radio station, as well as two privately owned television channels.