Compare LGBT Rights in Hungary

Equality Index ?
58 / 100
Legal Index ?
76 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
39 / 100
Public Opinion
Views on same-sex marriage or other legal recognition
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
66% Support
18% Against
Views on same-sex couples' right to adopt
(Ipsos, April–May, 2021)
59% Agree
36% Disagree
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
62% Did not mention homosexuals
37% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
20% Justifiable
54% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
23% Agree
41% Disagree
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
49% Yes
39% No
Perceived prevalence of discrimination against sexual orientation (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
42% Rare
46% Widespread
Perceived prevalence of discrimination against transgender people (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
42% Rare
34% Widespread
Acceptance of same-sex relationships (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
41% Agree
53% Disagree
Support for transgender people changing legal gender (European Union)
(Eurobarometer, May 2019)
16% Yes
72% No
Support for same-sex marriage in Central and Eastern Europe
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
27% Favor
64% Oppose
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2016, Eastern/Central Europe)
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
36% Yes
54% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
32% Good place
24% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1961
Same-sex marriageCivil unions
Since 2009
Censorship of LGBT IssuesAmbiguous
Since 2021
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Since 2020
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 1998
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1998
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1998
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 2020
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2020
Conversion therapyNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2002
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