Compare LGBT Rights in Albania & Lithuania

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
40 / 100
Legal Index ?
69 / 100
51 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
29 / 100
28 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1995
Legal
Since 1993
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1998
Banned
Since 1992
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipFine as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2009
Legal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2022
Gender-affirming careLegal, but restricted for minors
Since 2009
Legal
Since 1998
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2000
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation only
Since 2000
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation only
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2003
Single only
Intersex infant surgeryFull ban
Since 2020
Not banned
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2013
Lesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2008
Legal
Since 2022
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2020
Not banned
Since 2015
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Equal
Since 2004
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