Compare LGBT Rights in Israel & Jordan

Equality Index ?
59 / 100
23 / 100
Legal Index ?
71 / 100
41 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
47 / 100
6 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1963
Since 1951
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized only
Since 2022
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2014
Legal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Since 2008
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1992
No protections
Since 1952
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2015
No protections
Since 1952
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1952
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2023
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2021
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2022
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1948
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