Compare LGBT Rights in Philippines & Singapore

Equality Index ?
63 / 100
33 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
82% Did not mention homosexuals
18% Mentioned homosexuals
74% Did not mention homosexuals
26% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
25% Justifiable
40% Not justifiable
17% Justifiable
59% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
37% Agree
44% Disagree
28% Agree
39% Disagree
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)
(Pew Research Center, May–October, 2019)
73% Yes
24% No
Region not surveyed
"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2013)
(Pew Research Center, June, 2013)
73% Yes
26% No
Region not surveyed
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
58% Good place
38% Not a good place
Region not surveyed
Homosexual activityLegalMale illegal, female legal
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1988
Not legal
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipUnknown
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Since 2007
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderAmbiguous
Since 2007
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2003
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2009
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Unknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualUnequal
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