Compare LGBT Rights in Georgia & Washington, D.C.

Equality Index ?
62 / 100
83 / 100
Legal Index ?
70 / 100
98 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
55 / 100
68 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for LGBT protections by US state
(PRRI, 2018)
65% Favor
Region not surveyed
Opposition of religiously based refusals to serve gay and lesbian people
(PRRI, 2018)
56% Oppose
Region not surveyed
Support of same-sex marriage by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
45% Favor
48% Oppose
64% Favor
26% Oppose
Support of homosexuality by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
55% Support
38% Oppose
72% Support
23% Oppose
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1998
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT IssuesUnknownUnknown
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2020
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Banned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2014
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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