Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Democratic Republic of the Congo

Equality Index ?
48 / 100
23 / 100
Legal Index ?
56 / 100
36 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
10 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Legal
Since 1940
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Banned
Since 2006
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipAmbiguous
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
Since 1960
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 1960
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 2006
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
10% Good Place
0%
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