A collection of nine years' worth of data on government restrictions and social hostilities toward religion from 2007 through 2016.

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PublicationsJune 21, 2018

Global Uptick in Government Restrictions on Religion in 2016

Restrictions on religion increased in 2016 for the second straight year. Nationalist parties and organizations played an increasing role in harassment of religious minorities, especially in Europe.