Compare LGBT Rights in Bulgaria & South Korea

Equality Index ?
41 / 100
46 / 100
Legal Index ?
55 / 100
48 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
27 / 100
45 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1968
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Since 1948
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorship
Since 1990
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2023
Legal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careRestricted
Since 2005
Since 1997
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Varies by Region
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2023
Varies by Region
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
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
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