Compare LGBT Rights in Moldova

Equality Index ?
37 / 100
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage in Central and Eastern Europe
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
5% Favor
92% Oppose
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2016, Eastern/Central Europe)
(Pew Research Center, June 2015-July 2016)
5% Yes
92% No
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
7% Good place
78% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1995
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1994
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationN/A
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2012
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2014
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2002
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