Compare LGBT Rights in Indiana & Iowa

Equality Index ?
68 / 100
70 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for LGBT protections by US state
(PRRI, 2018)
65% Favor
0%
68% Favor
0%
Opposition of religiously based refusals to serve gay and lesbian people
(PRRI, 2018)
51% Oppose
0%
57% Oppose
0%
Support of same-sex marriage by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
45% Favor
45% Oppose
51% Favor
41% Oppose
Support of homosexuality by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
54% Support
37% Oppose
58% Support
36% Oppose
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1977
Legal
Since 1978
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2014
Legal
Since 2009
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipUnknown
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderAmbiguous
Since 2019
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsIllegal
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2020
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
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 therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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