Compare LGBT Rights in Faroe Islands

Equality Index ?
91 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1933
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2006
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
Full Details