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2021 WORLD PRESS FREEDOM INDEX
Ranking
2021
2021 World Press Freedom Index
1Norway
6.72
2Finland
6.99
3Sweden
7.24
4Denmark
8.57
5Costa Rica
8.76
6Netherlands
9.67
7Jamaica
9.96
8New Zealand
10.04
9Portugal
10.11
10Switzerland
10.55
11Belgium
11.69
12Ireland
11.91
13Germany
15.24
14Canada
15.25
15Estonia
15.25
16Iceland
15.37
17Austria
16.34
18Uruguay
16.38
19Suriname
16.95
20Luxembourg
17.56
21Samoa
19.24
22Latvia
19.26
23Liechtenstein
19.49
24Namibia
19.72
25Australia
19.79
26Cyprus
19.85
27Cabo Verde
20.09
28Lithuania
20.15
29Spain
20.44
30Ghana
21.33
31Trinidad and Tobago
21.55
32South Africa
21.59
33United Kingdom
21.59
34France
22.60
35Slovakia
23.02
36Slovenia
23.10
37Burkina Faso
23.17
38Botswana
23.25
39Andorra
23.32
40Czech Republic
23.38
41Italy
23.39
42South Korea
23.43
43Taiwan
23.86
44United States
23.93
45OECS
23.98
46Tonga
24.59
47Papua New Guinea
24.88
48Romania
24.91
49Senegal
25.22
50Dominican Republic
25.60
51Guyana
25.61
52Seychelles
25.66
53Belize
27.61
54Chile
27.89
55Fiji
27.92
56Croatia
27.95
57Madagascar
28.24
58Bosnia-Herzegovina
28.34
59Niger
28.44
60Georgia
28.64
61Mauritius
28.74
62Malawi
28.80
63Armenia
28.83
64Poland
28.84
65Bhutan
28.86
66Côte d’Ivoire
28.87
67Japan
28.88
68Mongolia
28.97
69Argentina
28.99
70Greece
29.01
71Timor-Leste
29.11
72Maldives
29.13
73Tunisia
29.53
74Togo
29.59
75Sierra Leone
29.61
76Northern Cyprus
29.82
77Panama
29.94
78Kosovo
30.32
79Kyrgyzstan
30.37
80Hong Kong
30.44
81Malta
30.46
82El Salvador
30.49
83Albania
30.59
84Comoros
30.65
85Gambia
30.76
86Israel
30.90
87Haïti
31.12
88Lesotho
31.61
89Moldova
31.61
90North Macedonia
31.67
91Peru
31.71
92Hungary
31.76
93Serbia
32.03
94Mauritania
32.25
95Guinea Bissau
32.68
96Ecuador
32.83
97Ukraine
32.96
98Liberia
33.36
99Mali
33.50
100Paraguay
33.52
101Ethiopia
33.63
102Kenya
33.65
103Angola
34.06
104Montenegro
34.33
105Kuwait
34.36
106Nepal
34.62
107Lebanon
34.93
108Mozambique
35.39
109Guinea
35.42
110Bolivia
35.47
111Brazil
36.25
112Bulgaria
37.29
113Indonesia
37.40
114Benin
38.18
115Zambia
38.21
116Guatemala
38.45
117Gabon
38.60
118Congo-Brazzaville
38.83
119Malaysia
39.47
120Nigeria
39.69
121Nicaragua
39.98
122Afghanistan
40.19
123Chad
40.20
124Tanzania
40.69
125Uganda
41.19
126Central African Republic
41.92
127Sri Lanka
42.20
128Qatar
42.60
129Jordan
42.89
130Zimbabwe
43.12
131United Arab Emirates
43.13
132Palestine
43.18
133Oman
43.37
134Colombia
43.74
135Cameroon
43.78
136Morocco / Western Sahara
43.94
137Thailand
45.22
138Philippines
45.64
139South Sudan
45.78
140Myanmar
46.14
141Eswatini
46.34
142India
46.56
143Mexico
46.71
144Cambodia
46.84
145Pakistan
46.86
146Algeria
47.26
147Burundi
47.57
148Venezuela
47.60
149Democratic Republic of Congo
48.59
150Russia
48.71
151Honduras
49.35
152Bangladesh
49.71
153Turkey
49.79
154Brunei
49.91
155Kazakhstan
50.28
156Rwanda
50.66
157Uzbekistan
50.74
158Belarus
50.82
159Sudan
52.93
160Singapore
55.20
161Somalia
55.47
162Tajikistan
55.52
163Iraq
55.57
164Equatorial Guinea
55.67
165Libya
55.73
166Egypt
56.17
167Azerbaijan
58.77
168Bahrain
61.10
169Yemen
62.35
170Saudi Arabia
62.73
171Cuba
63.94
172Laos
70.56
173Syria
70.63
174Iran
72.70
175Vietnam
78.46
176Djibouti
78.62
177China
78.72
178Turkmenistan
80.03
179North Korea
81.28
180Eritrea
81.45
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