Compare LGBT Rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina & Sao Tome and Principe

Equality Index ?
45 / 100
47 / 100
Legal Index ?
63 / 100
52 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
28 / 100
43 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1991
Since 2012
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryIllegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2011
Legal, but restricted for minors
Since 1984
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2016
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Sexual orientation only
Since 2019
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
No protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2006
Lesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsVaries by Region
Since 2012
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 2012
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