Compare LGBT Rights in Australia & Azerbaijan

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
27 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
48 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
64 / 100
6 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1997
Since 2000
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderVaries by Region
Since 2017
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 1972
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Since 2001
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2011
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1986
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1997
No protections
Since 1999
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2018
Since 1999
Intersex infant surgeryVaries by Region
Since 2023
Not banned
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (less than 6-month deferral)
Since 2021
Conversion therapyVaries by RegionNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2016
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