Compare LGBT Rights in Bulgaria & Norway

Equality Index ?
41 / 100
86 / 100
Legal Index ?
55 / 100
85 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
27 / 100
88 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1968
Legal
Since 1972
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Legal
Since 2009
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorship
Since 1990
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2023
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2016
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 2005
Legal, but restricted for minors
Since 2023
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
Illegal
Since 1981
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1981
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2023
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2009
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2004
Legal
Since 2001
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (1-year deferral)
Since 2017
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2023
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2002
Equal
Since 1972
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