Compare LGBT Rights in Belarus & Poland

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
Region not surveyed
42% support
46% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1994
Legal
Since 1932
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1996
Unrecognized
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1964
Same-sex adoptionIllegalIllegal
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1991
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2003
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation only
Since 2011
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryDon't Ask, Don't TellAmbiguous
Since 1991
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1932
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Since 2015
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