Freedom in the World

Freedom in the World 2017

St. Kitts and Nevis

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Freedom Status: 
Free
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Freedom in the World Scores

(0=Least Free, 100=Most Free)
(1=Most Free, 7=Least Free)

Quick Facts

Population: 
50,000
Capital: 
Basseterre
GDP/capita: 
$15,772
Press Freedom Status: 
Free

Ratings Change:

Saint Kitts and Nevis’s political rights rating improved from 2 to 1 because the new government elected in 2015 did not repeat certain abusive practices toward the parliament that had occurred under its predecessor.

Explanatory Note: 

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

Aggregate Score: 
89
Freedom Rating: 
1.0
Political Rights: 
1
Civil Liberties: 
1

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