Compare LGBT Rights in East Timor & Malaysia

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
Region not surveyed
9% support
86% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1975
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1826
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 1826
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredIllegal
Since 1965
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyMarried couples only
Since 1826
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2009
No protections
Since 1826
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2009
No protections
Since 1826
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1826
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1975
Equal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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