Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Maldives

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2004
Not legal
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2006
No protections
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 2017
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 2017
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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