Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Bhutan

Equality Index ?
36 / 100
47 / 100
Legal Index ?
31 / 100
53 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
40 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Legal
Since 2021
Same-sex marriageBannedUnrecognized
Since 2004
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 1976
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2014
Legal, but requires medical diagnosis
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1997
Restricted
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryUnknownLegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnknownEqual
Since 2021
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