Compare LGBT Rights in Australia & Jordan

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
23 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
41 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
64 / 100
6 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1997
Since 1951
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderVaries by Region
Since 2017
Legal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Since 2008
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2011
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1986
No protections
Since 1952
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
No protections
Since 1952
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1997
No protections
Since 1952
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2018
Intersex infant surgeryVaries by Region
Since 2023
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (less than 6-month deferral)
Since 2021
Conversion therapyVaries by RegionNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2016
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