Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Bhutan

Equality Index ?
2 / 100
57 / 100
Legal Index ?
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57 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
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Public Opinion
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
2% Good place
89% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 2021
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1971
Unrecognized
Since 2004
Censorship of LGBT IssuesOther punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 2006
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 2018
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 2018
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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