Compare LGBT Rights in Botswana & Jersey

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
97 / 100
Legal Index ?
62 / 100
97 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
35 / 100
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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2019
Legal
Since 1990
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1964
Legal
Since 2018
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2017
Unknown
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1985
Unknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2019
Illegal
Since 2015
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2015
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsUnknown
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyUnknown
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2010
Legal
Since 2000
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (1-year deferral)
Since 2011
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2016
Unknown
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 2006
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