Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Qatar

Equality Index ?
48 / 100
7 / 100
Legal Index ?
56 / 100
6 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
9 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Banned
Since 1915
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosisIllegal
Since 1915
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2006
No protections
Since 1915
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 1915
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No protections
Since 1915
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 1915
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Since 1915
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1915
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
Public Opinion
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2010-2014)
Region not surveyed
2% Justifiable
95% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2010-2014)
Region not surveyed
17% Did not mention homosexuals
83% Mentioned homosexuals
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