Compare LGBT Rights in Cook Islands & Tonga

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61 / 100
47 / 100
Homosexual activityMale illegal, female legalMale illegal, female uncertain
Since 1988
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2000
Not legal
Since 1998
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2013
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Sexual orientation only
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1994
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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