Compare LGBT Rights in Albania & Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
23% Did not mention homosexuals
76% Mentioned homosexuals
44% Did not mention homosexuals
53% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
7% Justifiable
82% Not justifiable
6% Justifiable
88% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
10% Agree
70% Disagree
12% Agree
69% Disagree
Support for same-sex marriage in Central and Eastern Europe
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
Region not surveyed
13% Favor
84% Oppose
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2016, Eastern/Central Europe)
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
Region not surveyed
13% Yes
82% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
3% Good place
71% Not a good place
10% Good place
70% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1995
Legal
Since 1998
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2010
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Since 2013
Legal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Illegal
Since 2009
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2010
Sexual orientation only
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2009
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Single only
Since 2017
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2013
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2008
N/A
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2020
Unknown
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2010
Equal
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