Compare LGBT Rights in Albania & Hong Kong

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
66 / 100
Legal Index ?
69 / 100
78 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
29 / 100
54 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1995
Legal
Since 1991
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1998
Civil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2023
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2009
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2023
Gender-affirming careLegal, but restricted for minors
Since 2009
Unknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2003
Unknown
Intersex infant surgeryFull ban
Since 2020
Unknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2013
N/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2008
Banned (6-month deferral)
Since 2021
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2020
Unknown
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Equal
Since 2006
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