Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Portugal

Equality Index ?
36 / 100
78 / 100
Legal Index ?
31 / 100
92 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
63 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1982
Same-sex marriageBannedLegal
Since 2010
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 1976
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2014
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1997
Legal
Since 2002
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Illegal
Since 2008
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2015
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionIllegalLegal
Since 2016
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownFull ban
Since 2018
Serving openly in militaryUnknownLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 1999
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Since 2010
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2024
Equal age of consentUnknownEqual
Since 2007
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