Compare LGBT Rights in Bolivia & Japan

Equality Index ?
57 / 100
63 / 100
Legal Index ?
81 / 100
70 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
33 / 100
56 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1832
Since 1881
Same-sex marriageCivil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2020
Varies by Region
Since 2023
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2016
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2022
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2000
Since 1995
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2018
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Varies by Region
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Same-sex adoptionMarried couples only
Since 2002
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2002
Since 1947
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2019
Banned (6-month deferral)
Since 2011
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1999
Since 1947
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