Compare LGBT Rights in Georgia & Turkey

Equality Index ?
38 / 100
38 / 100
Legal Index ?
64 / 100
43 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
12 / 100
34 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2000
Since 1858
Same-sex marriageBannedUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2008
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2017
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Since 2009
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2012
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2016
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2014
Sexual orientation only
Since 2018
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2014
No protections
Since 1858
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2017
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1980
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2000
Since 1858
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