Compare LGBT Rights in Japan & Mongolia

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
54% support
36% against
Region not surveyed
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1881
Legal
Since 2002
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1947
Unrecognized
Since 1992
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2008
Ambiguous
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionAmbiguousSingle only
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1947
No protections
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1992
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1992
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryAmbiguous
Since 1947
Legal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1947
Equal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (6-month deferral)
Since 2011
Legal
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2015
Ambiguous
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