Compare LGBT Rights in Azerbaijan & Syria

Equality Index ?
31 / 100
37 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
11% Did not mention homosexuals
86% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
1% Justifiable
89% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
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
36% Good place
51% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2000
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1949
Same-sex marriageNot legalNot legal
Since 1949
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1964
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsVaries by Region
Since 1964
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1999
Varies by Region
Since 1964
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1999
Single only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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