Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Timor-Leste

Equality Index ?
48 / 100
31 / 100
Legal Index ?
56 / 100
48 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
14 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Legal
Since 1975
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosisIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2006
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2009
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
Ambiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalAmbiguous
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1975
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