Compare LGBT Rights in Bulgaria & Namibia

Equality Index ?
43 / 100
40 / 100
Legal Index ?
59 / 100
47 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
27 / 100
34 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1968
Male illegal, female legal
Since 1990
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Since 2023
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorship
Since 1990
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2023
Legal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2005
Since 2015
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2021
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Sexual orientation only
Since 2021
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2023
Sexual orientation only
Since 2021
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2023
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2004
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2002
Female equal, male N/A
Since 1990
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