Compare LGBT Rights in Netherlands & Papua New Guinea

Equality Index ?
81 / 100
29 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
29 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
72 / 100
Not enough data
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1945
Male illegal, female legal
Since 2002
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2001
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2013
Illegal
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1996
Legal, but restricted for minors
Since 1980
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2018
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
No protections
Since 2002
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
No protections
Since 2002
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
No protections
Since 2002
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
Single only
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1974
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2024
Legal
Since 2016
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1978
Female equal, male N/A
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