Compare LGBT Rights in Indonesia & Myanmar

Equality Index ?
40 / 100
28 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
26% Did not mention homosexuals
74% Mentioned homosexuals
9% Did not mention homosexuals
91% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
3% Justifiable
91% Not justifiable
1% Justifiable
86% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
9% Agree
86% Disagree
36% Agree
55% Disagree
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
9% Yes
80% No
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
3% Yes
93% No
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
2% Good place
82% Not a good place
23% Good place
58% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1993
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1886
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 1886
Censorship of LGBT IssuesAmbiguousNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1973
Ambiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2015
No protections
Since 1886
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1886
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1945
No protections
Since 1886
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2016
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentAmbiguous
Since 2019
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