Compare LGBT Rights in Netherlands & Turkmenistan

Equality Index ?
78 / 100
30 / 100
Legal Index ?
90 / 100
30 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
66 / 100
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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1945
Male illegal, female legal
Since 1999
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2001
Since 1992
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipAmbiguous
Since 2022
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2013
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 1972
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1996
Since 1999
Legal recognition of non-binary genderRecognized
Since 2018
Not legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2023
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2009
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
Gender identity only
Since 2009
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1993
No protections
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
Single only
Since 2020
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1974
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2024
Legal with restrictions
Conversion therapyNot bannedSexual orientation only
Since 2012
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1978
Female equal, male N/A
Since 2014
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