Compare LGBT Rights in Israel

Equality Index ?
59 / 100
Legal Index ?
75 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
43 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
44% Good Place
0%
Support of same-sex marriage
(Pew Research Center, Feb. 21, 2023 – April 15, 2023)
36% Favor
56% Oppose
"Should society accept homosexuality?"
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
47% Yes
45% No
Support for same-sex marriage
(ILGA / RIWI, April-June 2014)
39% Yes
41% No
"Should society accept homosexuality?"
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
40% Yes
47% No
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
38% Good place
49% Not a good place
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2000-2004)
31% Justifiable
42% Not justifiable
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1988
Same-sex marriageUnregistered cohabitation
Since 1994
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2015
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 1992
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2021
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2022
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1948
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