Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Mauritius

Equality Index ?
48 / 100
51 / 100
Legal Index ?
56 / 100
54 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
49 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Legal
Since 2023
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
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
Sexual orientation only
Since 2008
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
Sexual orientation only
Since 2008
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalN/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Since 2017
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
48% Good Place
0%
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
49% Tolerate
50% Not tolerate
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
56% Tolerate
39% Not tolerate
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