Compare LGBT Rights in Belgium & Egypt

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
14 / 100
Legal Index ?
87 / 100
12 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
67 / 100
16 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1944
Ambiguous
Since 2000
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2003
Banned
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Legal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Legal
Since 2000
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2003
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
Since 1971
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2006
Illegal
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (less than 6-month deferral)
Since 2023
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2023
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1985
N/A
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