Compare LGBT Rights in Kazakhstan & Kyrgyzstan

Equality Index ?
40 / 100
40 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
27% Did not mention homosexuals
73% Mentioned homosexuals
27% Did not mention homosexuals
73% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
5% Justifiable
71% Not justifiable
3% Justifiable
87% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
16% Agree
56% Disagree
13% Agree
70% Disagree
Support for same-sex marriage in Central and Eastern Europe
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
7% Favor
89% Oppose
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2016, Eastern/Central Europe)
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
7% Yes
85% No
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
9% Good place
49% Not a good place
3% Good place
55% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1997
Legal
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2011
Unrecognized
Since 1996
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2003
Legal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1991
No protections
Since 1991
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityAmbiguous
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionUnknownSingle only
Since 2005
Serving openly in militaryUnknownLegal
Since 1991
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2017
Ambiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1997
Equal
Since 1998
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