Compare LGBT Rights in Australia & India

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
60 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
65 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
64 / 100
54 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1997
Legal
Since 2018
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Unregistered cohabitation
Since 2023
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderVaries by Region
Since 2017
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2019
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Legal
Since 2019
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2011
Recognized
Since 2014
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1986
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Gender identity only
Since 2020
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1997
Gender identity only
Since 2020
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2018
Single only
Intersex infant surgeryVaries by Region
Since 2023
Varies by Region
Since 2019
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Illegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (less than 6-month deferral)
Since 2021
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2017
Conversion therapyVaries by RegionVaries by Region
Since 2022
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2016
Equal
Since 2018
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