Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Israel

Equality Index ?
52 / 100
69 / 100
Public Opinion
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
Region not surveyed
47% Yes
45% No
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
Region not surveyed
40% Yes
47% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
38% Good place
49% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1988
Same-sex marriageNot legalForeign same-sex marriages recognized only
Since 2006
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2014
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2015
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Illegal
Since 1992
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Sexual orientation only
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionIllegalLegal
Since 2008
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryUnknownLegal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousLegal
Since 2018
Conversion therapyNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1976
Equal
Since 1948
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