Compare LGBT Rights in France & Netherlands

Equality Index ?
75 / 100
78 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
90 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
59 / 100
65 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1791
Legal
Since 1945
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Legal
Since 2001
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Legal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2013
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1975
Legal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
Since 2016
Recognized
Since 2018
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2004
Illegal
Since 2023
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2012
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1989
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2013
Legal
Since 2000
Intersex infant surgeryParental approval requiredNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 1974
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2022
Legal
Since 2024
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2022
Not banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1982
Equal
Since 1978
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