Compare LGBT Rights in Hawaii & New Mexico

Equality Index ?
81 / 100
77 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for LGBT protections by US state
(PRRI, 2018)
70% Favor
0%
73% Favor
0%
Opposition of religiously based refusals to serve gay and lesbian people
(PRRI, 2018)
55% Oppose
0%
59% Oppose
0%
Support of same-sex marriage by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
55% Favor
33% Oppose
48% Favor
43% Oppose
Support of homosexuality by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
64% Support
29% Oppose
59% Support
34% Oppose
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1973
Legal
Since 1975
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Legal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipUnknown
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2006
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2020
Recognized
Since 2019
LGBT discriminationIllegalIllegal
Since 2003
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Same-sex adoptionLegalLegal
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Legal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Banned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2016
Banned
Since 2017
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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