Compare LGBT Rights in France & Germany

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
77% support
22% against
87% support
11% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1791
Legal
Since 1969
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Legal
Since 2017
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, surgery not required
Since 2011
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2013
Step-child adoption only
Since 2013
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2004
Illegal
Since 2006
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1989
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2012
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 2000
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1982
Equal
Since 1988
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)
Since 2015
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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