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    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    Ambiguous
    Housing Discrimination
    Ambiguous
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
Suggest Public Opinion Data

Public Opinion

Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors

Ranked #65 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?"

(73.3%) Mentioned homosexuals
Did not mention homosexuals (26.7%)

Justifiability of homosexuality

Ranked #68 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."

(87.2%) Not justifiable
Justifiable (2.7%)

Opinion on same-sex couples as parents

Ranked #61 out of 74 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

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

(69.8%) Disagree
Agree (12.8%)

History

Homosexual activity in Kyrgyzstan

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Homosexual activity in Kyrgyzstan is legal.

Current status
Since Oct 1, 1997
Legal
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Same-sex marriage in Kyrgyzstan

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Same-sex marriage in Kyrgyzstan is unrecognized.

Current status
Since May 8, 1996
Unrecognized
Several provisions within the constitution, the family law and the civil code points to the definition of a marriage as being a union between a man and a woman.
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May 8, 1996–Sep 18, 2018
Unrecognized
Country just got rid of the constitutional ban on gay marriage.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Kyrgyzstan

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Kyrgyzstan is no censorship.

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

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Right to change legal gender in Kyrgyzstan is legal, surgery not required.

Current status
Legal, surgery not required
From soviet times. Missing non binary options on documents.
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LGBT discrimination in Kyrgyzstan

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LGBT discrimination in Kyrgyzstan is no protections.

Current status
Since Dec 25, 1991
No protections
There are no discrimination laws for sexual orientation and gender identities. The date shown is that of the foundation of the country.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Kyrgyzstan

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LGBT employment discrimination in Kyrgyzstan is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Sexual orientation discrimination protection under human rights institute. People are being arrested by cops.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Kyrgyzstan

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LGBT housing discrimination in Kyrgyzstan is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Kyrgyzstan

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Kyrgyzstan is legal.

Current status
Since Dec 25, 1991
Legal
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Same-sex adoption in Kyrgyzstan

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Same-sex adoption in Kyrgyzstan is single only.

Current status
Since Jan 11, 2005
Single only
it is the more open-minded places besides Nepal and tiwan. No laws in place for same sex couples.
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Equal age of consent in Kyrgyzstan

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Equal age of consent in Kyrgyzstan is equal.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1998
Equal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Kyrgyzstan

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Blood donations by MSMs in Kyrgyzstan is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Conversion therapy in Kyrgyzstan

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Conversion therapy in Kyrgyzstan is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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