Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Sri Lanka

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Public Opinion
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
2% Good place
89% Not a good place
6% Good place
30% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1885
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1971
Not legal
Since 1885
Censorship of LGBT IssuesN/ANo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, surgery not required
Since 2010
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Unknown
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
Same-sex adoptionN/AIllegal
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryUnknownUnknown
Blood donations by MSMsN/ABanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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