Compare LGBT Rights in Bangladesh & United States

Equality Index ?
27 / 100
72 / 100
Legal Index ?
23 / 100
86 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
31 / 100
58 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Since 1860
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1860
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT issuesState-enforcedVaries by Region
Since 2021
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2013
Varies by Region
Since 2022
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1969
Varies by Region
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2013
Since 2022
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsVaries by Region
Since 2015
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2020
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsVaries by Region
Same-sex adoptionIllegalLegal
Since 2017
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownVaries by Region
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Since 2021
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguousLegal
Since 2023
Conversion therapyNot bannedVaries by Region
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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