Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Mongolia

Equality Index ?
48 / 100
43 / 100
Legal Index ?
56 / 100
65 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
21 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Legal
Since 2002
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Banned
Since 1992
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosisLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2009
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2006
Illegal
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryLegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1992
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
10% Good Place
0%
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
5% Justifiable
45% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
54% Did not mention homosexuals
46% Mentioned homosexuals
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
6% Good place
48% Not a good place
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