Compare LGBT Rights in Azerbaijan & Vatican City

Equality Index ?
27 / 100
35 / 100
Legal Index ?
48 / 100
35 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
6 / 100
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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 1929
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedBanned
Since 2020
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipOther punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1972
Illegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2001
Banned
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1999
No protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1999
N/A
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryDon't Ask, Don't TellLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsLegalN/A
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1890
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