Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Taiwan

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66 / 100
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85 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
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48 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1947
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1971
Legal
Since 2019
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2021
Gender-affirming careBannedLegal
Since 1997
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Illegal
Since 2004
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegalLegal
Since 2023
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownFull ban
Since 2018
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2002
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (5-year deferral)
Since 2018
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 1947
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