Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Paraguay

Equality Index ?
48 / 100
32 / 100
Legal Index ?
56 / 100
38 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
27 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Legal
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Banned
Since 1991
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Since 2017
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
Since 2016
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 2020
Serving openly in militaryLegalDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Since 2010
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2022
Equal age of consentEqualUnequal
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2023)
Region not surveyed
17% Approve
0%
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
34% Good Place
0%
Support for same-sex marriage (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
26% Approve
74% Disapprove
Acceptance of gay people in public office (North and South America)
(AmericasBarometer, 2016-2017)
Region not surveyed
35% Approve
65% Disapprove
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
44% Good place
48% Not a good place
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