Compare LGBT Rights in Bulgaria & Qatar

Equality Index ?
43 / 100
10 / 100
Legal Index ?
59 / 100
10 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
27 / 100
9 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1968
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Banned
Since 1915
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorship
Since 1990
State-enforced
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2023
Illegal
Since 1915
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 2005
Legal
Since 1995
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
No protections
Since 1915
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
Since 1915
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2023
No protections
Since 1915
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 1915
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2004
Illegal
Since 1915
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1915
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2002
N/A
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