Compare LGBT Rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina & Iraq

Equality Index ?
45 / 100
13 / 100
Legal Index ?
63 / 100
4 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
28 / 100
22 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1991
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2024
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 2003
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipImprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryIllegal
Since 2024
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2011
Banned
Since 2024
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2016
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
No protections
Same-sex adoptionIllegalIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2006
Illegal
Since 2007
Blood donations by MSMsVaries by Region
Since 2012
Unknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
Since 2024
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