Issues of religious freedom in the United States have received increased importance in recent years.
The National Council of Evangelicals of France (CNEF) expressed worry about the implications of this report in a statement.
The states that scored highest in regulatory freedom were Oregon (90%), Indiana (88%) and Montana (87%).
About 70,000 Christians are imprisoned in North Korea, according to a new International Religious Freedom Report.
The Religion Law, passed in 2009 by the Tajikistan government, makes all faith practices illegal.
Local Indian authorities so consistently fail to bring persecutors to justice that many attackers film their attacks,
Nicaraguan police arrested Father Jaime Iván Montesinos Sauceda on Tuesday night, 23 May.
The court stated that religious literature was also distributed during the service.
Protests across Iran are turning into a country-wide revolution.