Compare LGBT Rights in Brunei & Samoa

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Public Opinion Index ?Not enough dataNot enough data
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2019
Male illegal, female legal
Since 1961
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1951
Censorship of LGBT IssuesState-enforcedNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
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 2013
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1951
Single only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryIllegalN/A
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2007
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1951
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