Compare LGBT Rights in Philippines

Equality Index ?
57 / 100
Legal Index ?
56 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
58 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
65% Good Place
0%
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
19% Justifiable
40% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
82% Did not mention homosexuals
18% Mentioned homosexuals
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
37% Agree
44% Disagree
"Should society accept homosexuality?"
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
73% Yes
24% No
Support for same-sex marriage
(ILGA / RIWI, April-June 2014)
28% Yes
49% No
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2010-2014)
21% Justifiable
44% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2010-2014)
72% Did not mention homosexuals
28% Mentioned homosexuals
"Should society accept homosexuality?"
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
73% Yes
26% No
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
58% Good place
38% Not a good place
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2000-2004)
11% Justifiable
48% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2000-2004)
76% Did not mention homosexuals
24% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 1995-1999)
10% Justifiable
51% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 1995-1999)
68% Did not mention homosexuals
33% Mentioned homosexuals
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1988
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2007
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2003
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 1987
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2009
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
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