Compare LGBT Rights in Cyprus & Kuwait

Equality Index ?
60 / 100
16 / 100
Legal Index ?
80 / 100
16 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
40 / 100
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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1998
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1960
Same-sex marriageCivil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2015
Since 1960
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Since 2022
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2022
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1999
Since 1995
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2013
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2014
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1960
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyN/A
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2004
Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2022
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2023
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2002
Since 1960
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