Compare LGBT Rights in Germany & Poland

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
87% support
11% against
42% support
46% against
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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1969
Legal
Since 1932
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2017
Unrecognized
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2011
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 1964
Same-sex adoptionStep-child adoption only
Since 2013
Illegal
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2006
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2003
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
Sexual orientation only
Since 2011
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2000
Ambiguous
Since 1991
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1988
Equal
Since 1932
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Since 2015
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