Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & Turkey

Equality Index ?
10 / 100
38 / 100
Legal Index ?
10 / 100
43 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
10 / 100
34 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Legal
Since 1858
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 2005
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesFine as punishmentState-enforced
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2017
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsLegal
Since 2009
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
Since 2016
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation only
Since 2018
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1858
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryIllegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1980
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 1858
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