Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Saudi Arabia

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1932
Same-sex marriageNot legalNot legal
Since 1932
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2014
Illegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownN/A
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 militaryUnknownIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousN/A
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1976
Unequal
Since 1932
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