Compare LGBT Rights in Brunei & Nicaragua

Equality Index ?
4 / 100
43 / 100
Legal Index ?
4 / 100
49 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
37 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2019
Legal
Since 2007
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1951
Banned
Since 1987
Censorship of LGBT issuesState-enforcedNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1996
Legal
Since 1997
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2008
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Sexual orientation only
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
No protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1951
Single only
Since 2017
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1951
Equal
Since 2007
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