Compare LGBT Rights in Botswana & Dominican Republic

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
40 / 100
Legal Index ?
62 / 100
50 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
35 / 100
31 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2019
Since 1822
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1964
Since 1944
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2017
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1985
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2019
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2000
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2010
Since 2000
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2010
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2016
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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