Compare LGBT Rights in Maine & New Hampshire

Equality Index ?
82 / 100
79 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for LGBT protections by US state
(PRRI, 2018)
69% Favor
0%
81% Favor
0%
Opposition of religiously based refusals to serve gay and lesbian people
(PRRI, 2018)
62% Oppose
0%
63% Oppose
0%
Support of same-sex marriage by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
65% Favor
30% Oppose
68% Favor
27% Oppose
Support of homosexuality by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
69% Support
24% Oppose
71% Support
21% Oppose
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Legal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2012
Legal
Since 2010
Censorship of LGBT IssuesUnknownUnknown
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2019
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2018
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2020
Recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegalIllegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2005
Sexual orientation only
Since 1998
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation only
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2007
Ambiguous
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 therapyBanned
Since 2019
Ambiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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