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    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, but requires surgery
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
    Employment Discrimination
    Sexual orientation only
    Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    N/A
    Conversion Therapy
    Unknown
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
Suggest Public Opinion Data

Public Opinion

Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors

Ranked #51 out of 79 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors?"

(52.5%) Mentioned homosexuals
Did not mention homosexuals (44.4%)

Justifiability of homosexuality

Ranked #66 out of 79 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "Please tell me for each of the following statements whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between."

(88%) Not justifiable
Justifiable (5.8%)

Opinion on same-sex couples as parents

Ranked #59 out of 74 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "Homosexual couples are as good parents as other couples"

(68.7%) Disagree
Agree (12.2%)

Support for same-sex marriage in Central and Eastern Europe

Ranked #11 out of 19 countries surveyed. (Source: Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)

Question: "Do you strongly favor, favor, oppose, or strongly oppose allowing gays and lesbians to marry legally?"

(84%) Oppose
Favor (13%)

"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2016, Eastern/Central Europe)

Ranked #11 out of 19 countries surveyed. (Source: Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)

Question: "Please tell me whether the FIRST statement or the SECOND statement is most similar to your point of view–even if it does not precisely match your opinion. 1 Homosexuality should be accepted by society OR 2 Homosexuality should not be accepted by society"

(82%) No
Yes (13%)

Perceived Acceptance of Gay People

Ranked #82 out of 119 countries surveyed. (Source: Gallup, 2013)

Question: "Is the city or area where you live a good place or not a good place for homosexuals?"

(70%) Not a good place
Good place (10%)

By The Numbers

81%
of Orthodox Christians support the Church's position on refusing to perform same-sex marriages
7%
oppose

History

Homosexual activity in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Homosexual activity in Bosnia and Herzegovina is legal.

Current status
Since 1998
Legal
The Republika Srpska decriminalized homosexuality in 1998
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Same-sex marriage in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Same-sex marriage in Bosnia and Herzegovina is unrecognized.

Current status
Unrecognized
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Bosnia and Herzegovina is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Bosnia and Herzegovina, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
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Right to change legal gender in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Right to change legal gender in Bosnia and Herzegovina is legal, but requires surgery.

Current status
Legal, but requires surgery
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Jan 1, 2016–Sep 9, 2018
Legal, but requires surgery
Requires surgery. Missing non binary options on documents.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Bosnia and Herzegovina is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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LGBT discrimination in Bosnia and Herzegovina is illegal.

Current status
Since Jul 23, 2009
Illegal
The law specifically states discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation is punishable by imprisonment
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LGBT employment discrimination in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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LGBT employment discrimination in Bosnia and Herzegovina is sexual orientation only.

Current status
Sexual orientation only
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LGBT housing discrimination in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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LGBT housing discrimination in Bosnia and Herzegovina is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since Jul 23, 2009
Sexual orientation and gender identity
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Same-sex adoption in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Same-sex adoption in Bosnia and Herzegovina is single only.

Current status
Since Sep 14, 2017
Single only
No laws for same sex couples.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Bosnia and Herzegovina is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Blood donations by MSMs in Bosnia and Herzegovina is n/a.

Current status
N/A
Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina does not discriminate towards gay and bisexual men while Republika Srpska does.
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Conversion therapy in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Conversion therapy in Bosnia and Herzegovina is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

Equal age of consent in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Equal age of consent in Bosnia and Herzegovina is equal.

Current status
Equal
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