Compare LGBT Rights in Finland & Sweden

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1971
Legal
Since 1944
Same-sex marriageOther type of partnership
Since 2014
Legal
Since 2009
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2003
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 1972
Same-sex adoptionStep-child adoption only
Since 2009
Legal
Since 2002
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2004
Illegal
Since 2009
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2009
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1999
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 2009
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1999
Equal
Since 1978
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)
Since 2014
Banned (1-year deferral)
Since 2013
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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