Civil liberties index, 7 (weak) - 1 (strong) in Asia:
The average for 2020 based on 47 countries was 5 points.The highest value was in North Korea: 7 points and the lowest value was in Japan: 1 points. The indicator is available from 1972 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Measure: points; Source: The Freedom House
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series