Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Saudi Arabia

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52 / 100
11 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Illegal (other penalty)
Since 1932
Same-sex marriageNot legalNot legal
Since 1932
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipOther punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2014
Illegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1932
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1932
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1932
Same-sex adoptionIllegalIllegal
Since 1932
Serving openly in militaryUnknownUnknown
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousUnknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1976
Unequal
Since 1932
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