Compare LGBT Rights in Philippines & Thailand

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Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
82% Did not mention homosexuals
18% Mentioned homosexuals
64% Did not mention homosexuals
36% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
25% Justifiable
40% Not justifiable
26% Justifiable
51% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
37% Agree
44% Disagree
42% Agree
23% 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
21% Good place
52% Not a good place
Homosexual activityLegalLegal
Since 1956
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1987
Since 1932
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Since 2007
Legal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2003
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation onlySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2015
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2015
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2009
Since 2005
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1977
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1997
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