Compare LGBT Rights in Hong Kong

Equality Index ?
64 / 100
Legal Index ?
67 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
61 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
76% Did not mention homosexuals
24% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
27% Justifiable
30% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
51% Agree
18% Disagree
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1991
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized only
Since 2017
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2013
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Same-sex adoptionUnknown
Serving openly in militaryN/A
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)
Since 2017
Conversion therapyUnknown
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2006
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