Compare LGBT Rights in Brunei & Mexico

Equality Index ?
4 / 100
75 / 100
Legal Index ?
4 / 100
93 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
57 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2019
Legal
Since 1872
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1951
Legal
Since 2022
Censorship of LGBT issuesState-enforcedNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2009
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1996
Legal
Since 1998
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2023
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Illegal
Since 2003
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Varies by Region
Since 2003
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Sexual orientation only
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1951
Varies by Region
Since 2010
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2012
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Since 2012
Conversion therapyNot bannedVaries by Region
Since 2020
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1951
Equal
Since 1871
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