Compare LGBT Rights in Israel & Saudi Arabia

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Public Opinion
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
47% Yes
45% No
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
40% Yes
47% No
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
38% Good place
49% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1988
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1932
Same-sex marriageVaries by Region
Since 2006
Not legal
Since 1932
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2015
Illegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownN/A
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 1992
No protections
Since 1932
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 1992
No protections
Since 1932
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1992
No protections
Since 1932
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2008
Illegal
Since 1932
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Illegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2018
N/A
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2020
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1948
Unequal
Since 1932
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