Compare LGBT Rights in Botswana & Croatia

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
60 / 100
Legal Index ?
62 / 100
81 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
35 / 100
39 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2019
Legal
Since 1977
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1964
Civil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2014
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2017
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2014
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1985
Legal
Since 1995
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2019
Illegal
Since 2009
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2009
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2009
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2022
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2010
Legal
Since 2013
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1999
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2016
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1998
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