Compare LGBT Rights in Albania & Cook Islands

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
71 / 100
Legal Index ?
64 / 100
71 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
34 / 100
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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1995
Since 2023
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1998
Since 2000
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2009
Legal, no restrictions
Gender-affirming careBannedUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2003
Single only
Intersex infant surgeryFull ban
Since 2020
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2008
Since 1994
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2008
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2020
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
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