Compare LGBT Rights in Bangladesh & Singapore

Equality Index ?
27 / 100
52 / 100
Legal Index ?
23 / 100
53 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
31 / 100
51 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 1860
Since 2022
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1860
Since 2022
Censorship of LGBT issuesState-enforcedState-enforced
Since 2022
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2013
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 1996
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1969
Since 2012
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2013
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
Since 2019
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation only
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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