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Freedom of the Press

Japan

Freedom of the Press 2016
Press Freedom Status: 
Free
Political Environment: 
15 / 40 (↓1)
(0=BEST, 40=WORST)
Economic Environment: 
6 / 30
(0=BEST, 30=WORST)
Press Freedom Score: 
26 / 100 (↓1)
(0=BEST, 100=WORST)

Quick Facts

Population: 
126,866,820
Net Freedom Status: 
Free
Freedom in the World Status: 
Free
Internet Penetration Rate: 
90.6%

The country or territory displayed here received scores but no narrative report for this edition of Freedom of the Press.