In Vietnam, Christians are not allowed to work in the state apparatus.
Christians in China have come under great pressure to demonstrate unswerving allegiance to Premier Xi Jinping.
In January, 11 Indian states have enacted anti-conversion laws, with two enacting them this year.
The wounded include several children.
Pakistan's blasphemy laws have long been used by radicals to target religious minorities
The World Watch List also listed Nigeria as a hotbed for Christian persecution.
This year saw the highest spike in Christian persecution incidents across India.
Chhattisgarh is one of the 11 states where anti-conversion laws are implemented.
African countries saw a sharp rise in terrorist violence from non-state militants,