Compare LGBT Rights in Brazil & Iraq

Equality Index ?
79 / 100
13 / 100
Legal Index ?
98 / 100
4 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
60 / 100
22 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1830
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2024
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Unrecognized
Since 2003
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorship
Since 1988
Imprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Illegal
Since 2024
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1996
Banned
Since 2024
Legal recognition of non-binary genderIntersex only
Since 2021
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2019
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
No protections
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2015
Illegal
Intersex infant surgeryFull ban
Since 2023
Unknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2013
Illegal
Since 2007
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2020
Banned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2018
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1940
N/A
Since 2024
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