Compare LGBT Rights in Brunei & Portugal

Equality Index ?
4 / 100
78 / 100
Legal Index ?
4 / 100
92 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
63 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2019
Legal
Since 1982
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1951
Legal
Since 2010
Censorship of LGBT issuesState-enforcedNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1996
Legal
Since 2002
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Illegal
Since 2008
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2015
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1951
Legal
Since 2016
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownFull ban
Since 2018
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 1999
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Since 2010
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2024
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1951
Equal
Since 2007
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