June 23, 2016

Trends in Global Restrictions on Religion

Acknowledgments

This report was produced by Pew Research Center as part of the Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures project, which analyzes religious change and its impact on societies around the world.

Pew Research Center is a subsidiary of The Pew Charitable Trusts, its primary funder. This report was made possible by The Pew Charitable Trusts, which received support for the project from the John Templeton Foundation. This project/publication does not necessarily reflect the views of the John Templeton Foundation.

This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals:

Primary Researcher

Peter Henne, Research Associate

Research Team

Alan Cooperman, Director of Religion Research
Juan Carlos Esparza Ochoa, Data Manager
Katayoun Kishi, Research Associate
Dennis R. Quinn, Research Assistant
Claire Gecewicz, Research Assistant          
Angelina E. Theodorou, Research Analyst

Coders
Kady Arthur
Elizabeth Dean
Brittni Fine
Sarah Kelly
Brandan Martini
Aryeh Mellman
Piyusha Mittal
Faraz Salahuddin
Andrew Small

Editorial and Graphic Design

Sandra Stencel, Associate Director, Editorial
Michael Lipka, Editor
Aleksandra Sandstrom, Copy Editor
Bill Webster, Information Graphics Designer
Diana Yoo, Art Director

Communications and Web Publishing

Stacy Rosenberg, Digital Project Manager
Travis Mitchell, Digital Producer
Anna Schiller, Communications Manager
Stefan S. Cornibert, Communications Associate