Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & South Africa

Equality Index ?
47 / 100
71 / 100
Legal Index ?
53 / 100
84 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
58 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2021
Legal
Since 1998
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2004
Legal
Since 2006
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosisLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2004
Gender-affirming careRestrictedLegal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal
Since 1996
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2010
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 1996
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 2014
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2021
Equal
Since 2007
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