Compare LGBT Rights in Timor-Leste & Myanmar

Equality Index ?
53 / 100
28 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
9% Did not mention homosexuals
91% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
1% Justifiable
86% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
36% Agree
55% Disagree
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
23% Good place
58% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1975
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1886
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 1886
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2009
No protections
Since 1886
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1886
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguousNo protections
Since 1886
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2016
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryAmbiguousLegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1975
Equal
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