Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Brazil

Equality Index ?
38 / 100
78 / 100
Legal Index ?
34 / 100
98 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
58 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1830
Same-sex marriageBannedLegal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 1976
No censorship
Since 1988
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Since 2014
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1997
Legal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedIntersex only
Since 2021
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Illegal
Since 2019
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
Same-sex adoptionIllegalLegal
Since 2015
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownFull ban
Since 2023
Serving openly in militaryUnknownLegal
Since 2013
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Since 2020
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentUnknownEqual
Since 1940
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