Compare LGBT Rights in Botswana & Spain

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
82 / 100
Legal Index ?
62 / 100
93 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
35 / 100
70 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2019
Legal
Since 1979
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1964
Legal
Since 2005
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2017
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2022
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1985
Legal
Since 1999
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedVaries by Region
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2019
Illegal
Since 1995
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2022
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1995
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2005
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownFull ban
Since 2023
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2010
Legal
Since 1977
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 1976
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2016
Banned
Since 2022
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1995
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