Compare LGBT Rights in China & Taiwan

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
21% support
57% against
Region not surveyed
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1997
Since 1947
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1982
Since 2019
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2013
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 1982
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationVaries by RegionNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation only
Since 2007
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1949
Since 2002
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1949
Since 1947
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2012
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2001
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2014
Since 2018
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