Compare LGBT Rights in Azerbaijan & Iraq

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29 / 100
15 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
11% Did not mention homosexuals
86% Mentioned homosexuals
45% Did not mention homosexuals
55% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
1% Justifiable
89% Not justifiable
4% Justifiable
56% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
2% Agree
76% Disagree
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
3% Good place
70% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2000
Ambiguous
Since 1969
Same-sex marriageNot legalUnrecognized
Since 2003
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1999
No protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1999
Single only
Serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Since 2007
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualAmbiguous
Since 1969
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