Compare LGBT Rights in Saudi Arabia

Equality Index ?
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Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2022
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1932
Censorship of LGBT IssuesImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1932
Legal recognition of non-binary genderN/A
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1932
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1932
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1932
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1932
Serving openly in militaryIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 1932
Conversion therapyNot banned
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1932
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