Compare LGBT Rights in Cook Islands & Netherlands

Equality Index ?
71 / 100
81 / 100
Legal Index ?
71 / 100
90 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
72 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2023
Since 1945
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 2000
Since 2001
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictionsLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2013
Gender-affirming careUnknownLegal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownRecognized
Since 2018
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2013
Since 2023
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2000
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1994
Since 1974
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Since 2024
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1978
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