Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Kyrgyzstan

Equality Index ?
2 / 100
39 / 100
Legal Index ?
2 / 100
67 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
2 / 100
11 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
27% Did not mention homosexuals
73% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
3% Justifiable
87% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
Region not surveyed
13% Agree
70% Disagree
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
2% Good place
89% Not a good place
3% Good place
55% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1971
Not legal
Since 1996
Censorship of LGBT IssuesOther punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 1991
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Ambiguous
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Ambiguous
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Since 2005
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Since 1991
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 1998
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