Compare LGBT Rights in Azerbaijan & Vietnam

Equality Index ?
27 / 100
54 / 100
Legal Index ?
48 / 100
58 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
6 / 100
49 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1972
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2017
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2001
Legal
Since 2008
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
Since 1992
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1999
Gender identity only
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1999
Single only
Since 2000
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedNot banned
Serving openly in militaryDon't Ask, Don't TellLegal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2022
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1999
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