Compare LGBT Rights in Armenia & Azerbaijan

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29 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
17% Did not mention homosexuals
82% Mentioned homosexuals
11% Did not mention homosexuals
86% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
2% Justifiable
93% Not justifiable
1% Justifiable
89% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
6% Agree
80% Disagree
2% Agree
76% Disagree
Support for same-sex marriage in Central and Eastern Europe
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
3% Favor
96% Oppose
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2016, Eastern/Central Europe)
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
1% Yes
97% No
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
4% Good place
81% Not a good place
3% Good place
70% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2003
Legal
Since 2000
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized onlyNot legal
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1995
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1999
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 1999
Serving openly in militaryUnknownLegal
Blood donations by MSMsUnknownLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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