Compare LGBT Rights in Macau & North Korea

Equality Index ?
56 / 100
21 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
55% Did not mention homosexuals
42% Mentioned homosexuals
Region not surveyed
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
30% Justifiable
26% Not justifiable
Region not surveyed
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
47% Agree
14% Disagree
Region not surveyed
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1995
Ambiguous
Since 1948
Same-sex marriageUnregistered cohabitation
Since 2013
Unrecognized
Since 1948
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipState-enforced
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2008
Ambiguous
Since 1948
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
Ambiguous
Since 1948
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2008
Ambiguous
Since 1948
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Unknown
Serving openly in militaryLegalDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Since 1948
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)Unknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
Equal
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