Compare LGBT Rights in Azerbaijan & North Korea

Equality Index ?
27 / 100
38 / 100
Legal Index ?
48 / 100
38 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
6 / 100
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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 1948
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Since 1948
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1972
Illegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2001
Unknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1948
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1999
Unknown
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1999
Illegal
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryDon't Ask, Don't TellDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Since 1948
Blood donations by MSMsLegalUnknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 2009
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