Compare LGBT Rights in Brunei & Spain

Equality Index ?
4 / 100
82 / 100
Legal Index ?
4 / 100
93 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
70 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2019
Legal
Since 1979
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1951
Legal
Since 2005
Censorship of LGBT issuesState-enforcedNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2022
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1996
Legal
Since 1999
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedVaries by Region
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Illegal
Since 1995
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2022
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2022
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1951
Legal
Since 2005
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownFull ban
Since 2023
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Since 1977
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Since 1976
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2022
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1951
Equal
Since 1995
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