Compare LGBT Rights in Syria

Equality Index ?
37 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
36% Good place
51% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1949
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1949
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1964
LGBT employment discriminationVaries by Region
Since 1964
LGBT housing discriminationVaries by Region
Since 1964
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Full Details