Compare LGBT Rights in Greece & Spain

Equality Index ?
60 / 100
84 / 100
Public Opinion
Views on same-sex marriage or other legal recognition
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
Region not surveyed
84% Support
5% Against
Views on same-sex couples' right to adopt
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
Region not surveyed
77% Agree
17% Disagree
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
66% Did not mention homosexuals
33% Mentioned homosexuals
86% Did not mention homosexuals
13% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
28% Justifiable
38% Not justifiable
60% Justifiable
16% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
9% Agree
66% Disagree
60% Agree
18% Disagree
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
48% Yes
47% No
89% Yes
10% No
Perceived prevalence of discrimination against sexual orientation (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
Region not surveyed
43% Rare
54% Widespread
Perceived prevalence of discrimination against transgender people (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
Region not surveyed
31% Rare
58% Widespread
Acceptance of same-sex relationships (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
Region not surveyed
89% Agree
8% Disagree
Support for transgender people changing legal gender (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
Region not surveyed
83% Yes
8% No
Support for same-sex marriage in Central and Eastern Europe
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
26% Favor
70% Oppose
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2016, Eastern/Central Europe)
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
50% Yes
44% No
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
53% Yes
40% No
88% Yes
11% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
24% Good place
61% Not a good place
79% Good place
14% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1951
Legal
Since 1979
Same-sex marriageCivil unions
Since 2015
Legal
Since 2005
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2017
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2006
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
Since 2018
Unknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2015
Illegal
Since 1995
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Sexual orientation only
Since 1995
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2014
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1995
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 1996
Legal
Since 2005
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 1977
Blood donations by MSMsAmbiguous
Since 2021
Legal
Since 1976
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2012
Varies by Region
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2015
Equal
Since 1995
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