Compare LGBT Rights in Australia & Venezuela

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
49 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
52 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
64 / 100
46 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1997
Legal
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Banned
Since 1999
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderVaries by Region
Since 2017
Illegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Legal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2011
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1986
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2012
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Sexual orientation only
Since 2012
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1997
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2018
Single only
Since 2006
Intersex infant surgeryVaries by Region
Since 2023
Not banned
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Lesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2023
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (less than 6-month deferral)
Since 2021
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2017
Conversion therapyVaries by RegionNot banned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2016
Equal
Since 1998
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