Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Burundi

Equality Index ?
48 / 100
10 / 100
Legal Index ?
56 / 100
9 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
10 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Banned
Since 2005
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipFine as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosisIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2006
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
10% Tolerate
86% Not tolerate
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