Compare LGBT Rights in Albania & Panama

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
39 / 100
Legal Index ?
69 / 100
48 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
29 / 100
30 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1995
Legal
Since 2008
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1998
Unrecognized
Since 2018
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2009
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 1972
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
No protections
Since 2018
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Since 2018
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Since 2018
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2003
Illegal
Since 2021
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 (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2020
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Equal
Since 2008
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