Compare LGBT Rights in Brunei & Taiwan

Equality Index ?
4 / 100
66 / 100
Legal Index ?
4 / 100
85 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
48 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2019
Legal
Since 1947
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1951
Legal
Since 2019
Censorship of LGBT issuesState-enforcedNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2021
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 1996
Legal
Since 1997
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Illegal
Since 2004
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
No protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1951
Legal
Since 2023
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownFull ban
Since 2018
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2002
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (5-year deferral)
Since 2018
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1951
Equal
Since 1947
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