Compare LGBT Rights in Botswana & Vatican City

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
35 / 100
Legal Index ?
62 / 100
35 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
35 / 100
Not enough data
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2019
Legal
Since 1929
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1964
Banned
Since 2020
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipOther punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2017
Illegal
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1985
Unknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2019
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2010
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyN/A
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2010
Lesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegalN/A
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2016
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1890
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