Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Norway

Equality Index ?
47 / 100
86 / 100
Legal Index ?
53 / 100
85 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
88 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Since 1972
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Since 2009
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosisLegal, no restrictions
Since 2016
Gender-affirming careRestrictedLegal, but restricted for minors
Since 2023
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal
Since 1981
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1981
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2009
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 2001
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (1-year deferral)
Since 2017
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2023
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2021
Since 1972
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