Compare LGBT Rights in Bangladesh & Montenegro

Equality Index ?
27 / 100
54 / 100
Legal Index ?
23 / 100
71 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
31 / 100
38 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 1860
Legal
Since 1977
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1860
Civil unions (limited rights)
Since 2021
Censorship of LGBT issuesState-enforcedNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2013
Legal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1969
Legal
Since 1997
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2013
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal
Since 2010
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsAmbiguous
Since 2010
Same-sex adoptionIllegalIllegal
Since 2007
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Since 2017
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousLegal
Since 2014
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 1977
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