Compare LGBT Rights in Azerbaijan & Iceland

Equality Index ?
27 / 100
90 / 100
Legal Index ?
48 / 100
90 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
6 / 100
90 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 1940
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedLegal
Since 2010
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1972
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2019
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2001
Legal
Since 2019
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2019
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1999
No protections
Since 1996
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1999
Legal
Since 2006
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedFull ban
Since 2019
Serving openly in militaryDon't Ask, Don't TellN/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2022
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2023
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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