Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & Yemen

Equality Index ?
36 / 100
8 / 100
Legal Index ?
30 / 100
0 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
42 / 100
17 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2014
Same-sex marriageBannedBanned
Since 1994
Censorship of LGBT IssuesState-enforcedImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2014
Illegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1994
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1994
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1994
Same-sex adoptionIllegalIllegal
Serving openly in militaryUnknownIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Ambiguous
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnknownN/A
Public Opinion
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2010-2014)
Region not surveyed
2% Justifiable
60% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2010-2014)
Region not surveyed
31% Did not mention homosexuals
69% Mentioned homosexuals
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