Compare LGBT Rights in Brazil & Turkey

Equality Index ?
79 / 100
38 / 100
Legal Index ?
98 / 100
43 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
60 / 100
34 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1830
Legal
Since 1858
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorship
Since 1988
State-enforced
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2017
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1996
Legal
Since 2009
Legal recognition of non-binary genderIntersex only
Since 2021
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2019
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2016
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
Sexual orientation only
Since 2018
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2019
No protections
Since 1858
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2015
Single only
Intersex infant surgeryFull ban
Since 2023
Not banned
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2013
Illegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2020
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1980
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2018
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1940
Equal
Since 1858
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