Compare LGBT Rights in Benin & Kosovo

Equality Index ?
31 / 100
44 / 100
Legal Index ?
44 / 100
60 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
19 / 100
27 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 1994
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1900
Unrecognized
Since 2006
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1989
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal, but restricted for minors
Since 1979
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Illegal
Since 2015
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2015
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2015
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2006
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 2004
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