Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Belarus

Equality Index ?
36 / 100
28 / 100
Legal Index ?
31 / 100
40 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
16 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1994
Same-sex marriageBannedBanned
Since 1996
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 1976
Imprisonment as punishment
Since 2020
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2014
Legal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2010
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1997
Legal
Since 2002
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1991
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1991
Same-sex adoptionIllegalIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryUnknownDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnknownEqual
Since 1994
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