Compare LGBT Rights in Bangladesh

Equality Index ?
28 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
20% Did not mention homosexuals
77% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
0% Justifiable
89% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
7% Agree
75% Disagree
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
19% Good place
28% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1860
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1860
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2013
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2013
LGBT discriminationUnknown
LGBT employment discriminationUnknown
LGBT housing discriminationUnknown
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Serving openly in militaryUnknown
Blood donations by MSMsUnknown
Conversion therapyNot banned
Equal age of consentUnequal
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