Compare LGBT Rights in Australia & Palestine

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
22 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
39 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
64 / 100
6 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1997
Varies by Region
Since 1951
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Unrecognized
Since 1994
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipVaries by Region
Since 2019
Right to change legal genderVaries by Region
Since 2017
Ambiguous
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Legal
Since 2008
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2011
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1986
No protections
Since 1992
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1997
No protections
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2018
Single only
Intersex infant surgeryVaries by Region
Since 2023
Not banned
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
N/A
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (less than 6-month deferral)
Since 2021
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyVaries by RegionNot banned
Since 2014
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2016
Varies by Region
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