Compare LGBT Rights in Angola & Iran

Equality Index ?
59 / 100
6 / 100
Legal Index ?
66 / 100
10 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
51 / 100
3 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2019
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1979
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2019
Banned
Since 1979
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipOther punishment
Since 2013
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2015
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 1987
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 2015
Legal
Since 2013
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2021
No protections
Since 1979
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2021
No protections
Since 1979
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1979
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
Since 1979
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