Compare LGBT Rights in Bulgaria & North Korea

Equality Index ?
40 / 100
38 / 100
Legal Index ?
55 / 100
38 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
24 / 100
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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1968
Since 1948
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorship
Since 1990
Since 1948
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2023
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 2005
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
No protections
Since 1948
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2023
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2004
Since 1948
Blood donations by MSMsLegalUnknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2002
Since 2009
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