Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Italy

Equality Index ?
47 / 100
71 / 100
Legal Index ?
53 / 100
79 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
63 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Since 1890
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Civil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2016
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosisLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2015
Gender-affirming careRestrictedLegal
Since 2003
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsVaries by Region
Since 2004
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2023
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsVaries by Region
Since 2004
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySecond parent adoption only
Since 2016
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownParental approval required
Serving openly in militaryLegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 1986
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 2001
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2021
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