November 10, 2020

Restrictions on religion among the 25 most populous countries, 2007-2018

Among the 25 most populous countries, India, Egypt, Indonesia, Pakistan and Russia had the highest levels of overall restrictions on religion in 2018, while Japan, South Africa, Italy, Brazil and the United States had the fewest restrictions.

Click play to see how restrictions have changed in each country since 2007. Read the full report.