Compare LGBT Rights in Jordan & Syria

Equality Index ?
27 / 100
37 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
6% Did not mention homosexuals
94% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
1% Justifiable
95% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
3% Yes
97% No
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
Region not surveyed
36% Good place
51% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1949
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedNot legal
Since 1949
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderUnknownUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1952
No protections
Since 1964
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1952
Varies by Region
Since 1964
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1952
Varies by Region
Since 1964
Same-sex adoptionUnknownSingle only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryUnknownLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
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