Freedom of religion or nonbelief

scale 0-4, 2013–2018

Info Edit
Country201320142015201620172018
Afghanistan1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Albania4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Algeria1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Andorra4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Angola3.002.002.001.001.002.00
Antigua and Barbuda4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Argentina4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Armenia2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Australia4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Austria4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Azerbaijan1.001.001.001.00
Bahamas4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Bahrain2.001.001.001.001.001.00
Bangladesh2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Barbados4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Belarus1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Belgium3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Belize4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Benin4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Bhutan2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Bolivia4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Bosnia and Herzegovina3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Botswana4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Brazil4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Brunei1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Bulgaria3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Burkina Faso4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Burma (Myanmar)1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Burundi3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Cambodia3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Cameroon2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Canada4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Cape Verde4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Central African Republic2.00
Chad1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Chile4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Colombia4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Comoros2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Congo (Brazzaville)3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Congo (Kinshasa)3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Costa Rica4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Croatia3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Cuba2.002.002.003.003.003.00
Cyprus4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Czech Republic4.004.004.004.003.003.00
Denmark4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Djibouti2.002.001.001.001.001.00
Dominica4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Dominican Republic4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Ecuador4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Egypt1.001.001.001.001.001.00
El Salvador4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Equatorial Guinea2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Estonia4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Ethiopia2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Fiji3.003.003.003.004.004.00
Finland4.004.004.004.004.004.00
France3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Gabon3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Gambia2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Georgia2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Germany3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Ghana3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Greece3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Grenada4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Guatemala4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Guinea3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Guinea Bissau3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Guyana4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Haiti3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Honduras4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Hong Kong4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Hungary4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Iceland4.004.004.004.004.004.00
India3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Indonesia1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Iraq1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Ireland4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Israel3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Italy4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Ivory Coast2.002.002.003.003.003.00
Jamaica4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Japan3.004.004.004.004.004.00
Jordan2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Kazakhstan1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Kenya2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Kiribati4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Kosovo2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Kuwait2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Kyrgyzstan1.001.001.001.001.002.00
Laos2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Latvia4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Lebanon3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Lesotho4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Liberia2.002.002.002.003.003.00
Libya1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Liechtenstein4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Lithuania4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Luxembourg4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Madagascar2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Malawi3.003.003.004.004.004.00
Malaysia1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Maldives1.001.001.001.001.00
Mali2.003.003.003.003.003.00
Malta4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Marshall Islands4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Mauritania2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Mauritius4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Mexico4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Micronesia4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Moldova3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Monaco4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Mongolia4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Montenegro3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Morocco2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Mozambique4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Namibia4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Nauru4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Nepal2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Netherlands4.004.004.004.004.004.00
New Zealand4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Nicaragua4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Niger3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Nigeria1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Northern Cyprus3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Norway4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Oman2.002.002.002.002.002.00
Pakistan1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Palau4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Panama4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Papua New Guinea3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Paraguay4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Peru4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Philippines4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Poland4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Portugal4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Puerto Rico4.004.004.004.00
Qatar2.002.002.002.002.001.00
Romania3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Russia1.001.001.001.001.00
Rwanda3.003.003.003.003.00
Saint Kitts and Nevis4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Saint Lucia4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Saint Thomas and Principe4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Saint Vincent and Grenadines4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Samoa3.003.003.003.003.003.00
San Marino4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Senegal4.004.004.004.004.002.00
Serbia4.004.004.004.004.002.00
Seychelles3.003.003.003.004.002.00
Sierra Leone4.004.004.004.004.002.00
Singapore3.003.003.003.003.002.00
Slovakia4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Slovenia3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Solomon Islands4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Somalia1.00
Somaliland2.002.002.002.002.001.00
South Africa4.004.004.004.004.003.00
South Korea4.004.004.004.004.003.00
South Sudan3.003.002.002.002.00
Spain4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Sri Lanka2.001.001.002.002.002.00
Sudan1.001.00
Suriname4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Swaziland3.003.003.003.003.001.00
Sweden4.004.003.004.004.004.00
Switzerland3.003.003.003.003.004.00
Syria2.001.001.001.001.00
Taiwan4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Tajikistan1.001.001.00
Tanzania3.003.003.003.003.001.00
Thailand2.003.003.003.003.001.00
Timor Leste3.003.003.003.003.003.00
Togo3.003.003.003.003.002.00
Tonga4.004.004.004.004.002.00
Trinidad and Tobago3.003.003.003.003.004.00
Tunisia2.002.003.003.003.002.00
Turkey3.003.002.002.002.001.00
Turkmenistan1.001.001.00
Tuvalu4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Uganda3.003.003.003.003.002.00
Ukraine3.003.003.003.003.002.00
United Arab Emirates1.001.001.001.001.00
United Kingdom4.004.004.004.004.004.00
United States4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Uruguay4.004.004.004.004.004.00
Uzbekistan1.001.001.00
Vanuatu4.004.004.004.004.003.00
Venezuela3.003.003.003.003.001.00
Vietnam1.001.001.001.001.001.00
Western Sahara2.002.002.002.002.00
Yemen2.002.002.002.002.001.00
Zambia3.003.003.003.003.001.00
Zimbabwe2.002.002.003.003.001.00

Are individuals free to practice and express their religious faith or nonbelief in public and private? Are registration requirements employed to impede the free functioning of religious institutions? Are members of religious groups, including minority faiths and movements, harassed, fined, arrested, or beaten by the authorities for engaging in their religious practices?Is state monitoring of peaceful religious activity so indiscriminate, pervasive, or intrusive that it amounts to harassment or intimidation? Are religious practice and expression impeded by violence or harassment by nonstate actors? Does the government appoint or otherwise influence the appointment of religious leaders? Does the government control or restrict the production and distribution of religious writings or materials? Is the construction of religious buildings banned or restricted? Does the government place undue restrictions on religious education? Does the government require religious education?

Source: Freedom House