Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Bangladesh

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Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
20% Did not mention homosexuals
77% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
0% Justifiable
89% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
7% Agree
75% Disagree
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
2% Good place
89% Not a good place
19% Good place
28% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 1860
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1971
Not legal
Since 1860
Censorship of LGBT IssuesAmbiguousNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, surgery not required
Since 2013
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2013
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Same-sex adoptionN/ASingle only
Serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsN/AAmbiguous
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AN/A
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