Compare LGBT Rights in Denmark & Norway

Equality Index ?
83 / 100
89 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
98% Did not mention homosexuals
2% Mentioned homosexuals
96% Did not mention homosexuals
4% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
86% Justifiable
6% Not justifiable
78% Justifiable
10% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
66% Agree
13% Disagree
70% Agree
16% Disagree
Perceived prevalence of discrimination against sexual orientation (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
53% Rare
41% Widespread
Region not surveyed
Perceived prevalence of discrimination against transgender people (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
47% Rare
39% Widespread
Region not surveyed
Acceptance of same-sex relationships (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
90% Agree
7% Disagree
Region not surveyed
Support for transgender people changing legal gender (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
75% Yes
18% No
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
70% Good place
9% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1933
Legal
Since 1972
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2012
Legal
Since 2009
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2014
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2016
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1996
Illegal
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 1996
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1981
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2009
Legal
Since 2009
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1987
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsUnknownBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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