Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Brazil

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79 / 100
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98 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
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60 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1830
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1971
Legal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Since 1988
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Gender-affirming careBannedLegal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedIntersex only
Since 2021
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Illegal
Since 2019
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
Same-sex adoptionIllegalLegal
Since 2015
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownFull ban
Since 2023
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Since 2013
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Since 2020
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 1940
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