Compare LGBT Rights in Brunei & Cyprus

Equality Index ?
4 / 100
60 / 100
Legal Index ?
4 / 100
80 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
40 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2019
Legal
Since 1998
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1951
Civil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT issuesState-enforcedNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2022
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1996
Legal
Since 1999
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2014
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1951
Single only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Since 2004
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Since 2022
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2023
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1951
Equal
Since 2002
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