Compare LGBT Rights in China & Mongolia

Equality Index ?
36 / 100
39 / 100
Public Opinion
Views on same-sex marriage or other legal recognition
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
63% Support
19% Against
Region not surveyed
Views on same-sex couples' right to adopt
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
66% Agree
30% Disagree
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
28% Did not mention homosexuals
71% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
8% Justifiable
80% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
12% Agree
60% Disagree
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
21% Yes
57% No
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
14% Good place
53% Not a good place
6% Good place
48% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1997
Legal
Since 2002
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1982
Unrecognized
Since 1992
Censorship of LGBT IssuesOther punishmentNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryAmbiguous
Since 1992
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1992
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationVaries by RegionSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1982
Single only
Since 2017
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1949
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2012
Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1949
Equal
Since 1992
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