Compare LGBT Rights in North Korea

Equality Index ?
14 / 100
Legal Index ?
14 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?Not enough data
Homosexual activityN/A
Since 1948
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesState-enforced
Since 1948
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1948
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1948
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1948
Same-sex adoptionIllegal
Since 2020
Serving openly in militaryDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Since 1948
Blood donations by MSMsN/A
Conversion therapyN/A
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2009
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