Compare LGBT Rights in Belgium & San Marino

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
67 / 100
Legal Index ?
87 / 100
64 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
67 / 100
71 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1944
Legal
Since 1865
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2003
Civil unions (marriage rights)
Since 2018
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Illegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Legal
Since 1995
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2003
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2019
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Sexual orientation only
Since 2019
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Sexual orientation only
Since 2019
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2006
Second parent adoption only
Since 2018
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (less than 6-month deferral)
Since 2023
Legal
Since 1958
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2023
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1985
Equal
Since 1865
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