Compare LGBT Rights in Bulgaria & United States

Equality Index ?
43 / 100
74 / 100
Legal Index ?
59 / 100
86 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
27 / 100
62 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1968
Legal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Legal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorship
Since 1990
Varies by Region
Since 2021
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2023
Varies by Region
Since 2016
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 2005
Varies by Region
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2022
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
Varies by Region
Since 2015
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2020
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2023
Varies by Region
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2017
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedVaries by Region
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2004
Legal
Since 2021
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 2023
Conversion therapyNot bannedVaries by Region
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2002
Equal
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