Compare LGBT Rights in Denmark

Equality Index ?
80 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
98% Did not mention homosexuals
2% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
86% Justifiable
6% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
66% Agree
13% Disagree
Perceived prevalence of discrimination against sexual orientation (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
53% Rare
41% Widespread
Perceived prevalence of discrimination against transgender people (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
47% Rare
39% Widespread
Acceptance of same-sex relationships (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
90% Agree
7% Disagree
Support for transgender people changing legal gender (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
75% Yes
18% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
70% Good place
9% Not a good place
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1933
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2012
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2014
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1996
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 1996
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2009
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1987
Blood donations by MSMsUnknown
Conversion therapyAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
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