Compare LGBT Rights in Austria

Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
86% Did not mention homosexuals
11% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
58% Justifiable
17% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
54% Agree
26% Disagree
Law
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1971
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2019
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2009
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2004
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2004
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2015
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2002
Conversion therapyUnknown
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