Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Brunei

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
3 / 100
Legal Index ?
59 / 100
3 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2019
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Not legal
Since 1951
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2006
No protections
Since 1951
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 1951
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 1951
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 1951
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
Since 1951
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