Compare LGBT Rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina & Serbia

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Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
44% Did not mention homosexuals
53% Mentioned homosexuals
45% Did not mention homosexuals
52% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
6% Justifiable
88% Not justifiable
12% Justifiable
67% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
12% Agree
69% Disagree
7% Agree
72% Disagree
Support for same-sex marriage in Central and Eastern Europe
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
13% Favor
84% Oppose
12% Favor
83% Oppose
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2016, Eastern/Central Europe)
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
13% Yes
82% No
21% Yes
75% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
10% Good place
70% Not a good place
11% Good place
70% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1998
Legal
Since 1994
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, surgery not required
Since 2019
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2009
Illegal
Since 2009
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation onlySexual orientation only
Since 2009
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2009
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2009
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Unknown
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsN/ABanned (6-month deferral)
Conversion therapyUnknownNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 2006
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