Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Samoa

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
38 / 100
Legal Index ?
59 / 100
38 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Male illegal, female legal
Since 1961
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2006
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
Ambiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryLegalN/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2007
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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