Compare LGBT Rights in Indonesia & Malaysia

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
3% support
93% against
9% support
86% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityVaries by Region
Since 2015
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1826
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1945
Unrecognized
Since 1826
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Since 2009
Illegal
Since 1965
Same-sex adoptionMarried couples onlyMarried couples only
Since 1826
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1945
No protections
Since 1826
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1945
No protections
Since 1826
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1826
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Since 1945
Legal
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2016
Not banned
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