Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Latvia

Equality Index ?
47 / 100
51 / 100
Legal Index ?
53 / 100
63 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
40 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Legal
Since 1992
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Civil unions (limited rights)
Since 2022
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosisLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2012
Gender-affirming careRestrictedLegal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
Since 2006
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation only
Since 2006
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 2006
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Since 2017
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2021
Equal
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