Compare LGBT Rights in Austria & Germany

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
Region not surveyed
87% support
11% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1971
Legal
Since 1969
Same-sex marriageCivil unions
Since 2010
Legal
Since 2017
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2009
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2011
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2015
Step-child adoption only
Since 2013
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2004
Illegal
Since 2006
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2004
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 2000
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2002
Equal
Since 1988
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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