Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Democratic Republic of the Congo

Equality Index ?
36 / 100
22 / 100
Legal Index ?
31 / 100
34 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
10 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1940
Same-sex marriageBannedBanned
Since 2006
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 1976
Ambiguous
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2014
Illegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1997
Restricted
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1960
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Since 2017
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryUnknownIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnknownEqual
Since 2006
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