Compare LGBT Rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina & Sri Lanka

Equality Index ?
47 / 100
30 / 100
Legal Index ?
63 / 100
24 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
30 / 100
37 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1991
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1885
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedBanned
Since 1885
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2016
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2011
Legal
Since 1997
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2016
No protections
Since 2014
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
No protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegalIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2006
Illegal
Blood donations by MSMsVaries by Region
Since 2012
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
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