Compare LGBT Rights in Brunei & Iceland

Equality Index ?
7 / 100
90 / 100
Legal Index ?
7 / 100
90 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
90 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2019
Legal
Since 1940
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1951
Legal
Since 2010
Censorship of LGBT issuesState-enforcedNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2019
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1996
Legal
Since 2019
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2019
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
No protections
Since 1996
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1951
Legal
Since 2006
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownFull ban
Since 2019
Serving openly in militaryIllegalN/A
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2022
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2023
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1951
Equal
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