Compare LGBT Rights in Georgia & Turkey

Equality Index ?
46 / 100
37 / 100
Public Opinion
Views on same-sex marriage or other legal recognition
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
Region not surveyed
43% Support
25% Against
Views on same-sex couples' right to adopt
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
Region not surveyed
39% Agree
44% Disagree
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
38% Did not mention homosexuals
62% Mentioned homosexuals
21% Did not mention homosexuals
76% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
2% Justifiable
91% Not justifiable
5% Justifiable
78% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
3% Agree
82% Disagree
17% Agree
54% Disagree
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
Region not surveyed
25% Yes
57% No
Support for same-sex marriage in Central and Eastern Europe
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
3% Favor
95% Oppose
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2016, Eastern/Central Europe)
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
5% Yes
93% No
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
Region not surveyed
9% Yes
78% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
4% Good place
76% Not a good place
11% Good place
68% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 1858
Same-sex marriageNot legalUnrecognized
Since 1923
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2015
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2012
No protections
Since 1858
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2014
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2014
No protections
Since 1858
Same-sex adoptionUnknownSingle only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2017
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1980
Conversion therapyAmbiguousN/A
Since 2017
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2000
Equal
Since 1858
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