Compare LGBT Rights in Albania & Ireland

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
76 / 100
Legal Index ?
69 / 100
86 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
29 / 100
65 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1995
Legal
Since 1993
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1998
Legal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2009
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2015
Gender-affirming careLegal, but restricted for minors
Since 2009
Legal
Since 2007
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Illegal
Since 2015
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2018
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2003
Legal
Since 2015
Intersex infant surgeryFull ban
Since 2020
Not banned
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2013
Legal
Since 2007
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2008
Legal
Since 2022
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2020
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Equal
Since 1993
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