Compare LGBT Rights in Netherlands & Slovakia

Equality Index ?
81 / 100
51 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
65 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
72 / 100
38 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1945
Legal
Since 1961
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2001
Unregistered cohabitation
Since 2018
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipAmbiguous
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2013
Legal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2023
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1996
Legal
Since 1994
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2018
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
Illegal
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2018
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
Single only
Since 2017
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1974
Legal
Since 1993
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2024
Banned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1978
Equal
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