Compare LGBT Rights in Timor-Leste & Myanmar

Equality Index ?
33 / 100
24 / 100
Legal Index ?
53 / 100
21 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
14 / 100
27 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
Region not surveyed
57% Good Place
0%
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
1% Justifiable
86% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
Region not surveyed
9% Did not mention homosexuals
91% Mentioned homosexuals
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
36% Agree
55% Disagree
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
23% Good place
58% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1975
Male illegal, female uncertain
Since 2016
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 1886
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownN/A
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 onlySingle only
Since 2016
Serving openly in militaryAmbiguousIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1975
N/A
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