Compare LGBT Rights in Netherlands & Taiwan

Equality Index ?
81 / 100
66 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
85 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
72 / 100
48 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1945
Legal
Since 1947
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2001
Legal
Since 2019
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2013
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2021
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1996
Legal
Since 1997
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2018
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
Illegal
Since 2004
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
No protections
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 2023
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedFull ban
Since 2018
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1974
Lesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2002
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2024
Banned (5-year deferral)
Since 2018
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1978
Equal
Since 1947
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