Compare LGBT Rights in Aruba & Mauritania

Equality Index ?
63 / 100
8 / 100
Legal Index ?
63 / 100
0 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
16 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1983
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2010
Banned
Since 1983
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careUnknownBanned
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1991
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1991
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 1983
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1974
Illegal
Since 1983
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2016
Conversion therapyAmbiguousUnknown
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
Since 1983
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