Compare LGBT Rights in Israel & Kuwait

Equality Index ?
61 / 100
13 / 100
Legal Index ?
80 / 100
13 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
43 / 100
Not enough data
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
44% Good Place
0%
Region not surveyed
Support of same-sex marriage
(Pew Research Center, Feb. 21, 2023 – April 15, 2023)
36% Favor
56% Oppose
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?"
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
47% Yes
45% No
Region not surveyed
Support for same-sex marriage
(ILGA / RIWI, April-June 2014)
39% Yes
41% No
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?"
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
40% Yes
47% No
Region not surveyed
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
38% Good place
49% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2000-2004)
31% Justifiable
42% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1988
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1960
Same-sex marriageUnregistered cohabitation
Since 1994
Unrecognized
Since 1960
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Since 2022
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2015
N/A
Since 2022
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 1992
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 1992
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1992
No protections
Since 1960
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2023
Single only
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Illegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2021
Legal
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2022
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1948
N/A
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