Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Peru

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59 / 100
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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1991
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1971
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Since 2006
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2016
Gender-affirming careBannedLegal
Since 1999
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Illegal
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2009
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal with restrictions
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2024
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 1836
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