Compare LGBT Rights in Benin & South Korea

Equality Index ?
31 / 100
46 / 100
Legal Index ?
44 / 100
48 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
19 / 100
45 / 100
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1900
Unrecognized
Since 1948
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal
Since 1997
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Unknown
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Varies by Region
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
Varies by Region
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
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