Compare LGBT Rights in Samoa & Wallis and Futuna

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69 / 100
98 / 100
Homosexual activityMale illegal, female legal
Since 1961
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized onlyLegal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Sexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguousSexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Serving openly in militaryN/AN/A
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)Banned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyBannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Since 1984
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