Compare LGBT Rights in Switzerland

Equality Index ?
83 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
93% Did not mention homosexuals
6% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
66% Justifiable
13% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
49% Agree
25% Disagree
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1942
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2021
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 1999
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1999
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1999
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2021
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)
Since 2017
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2016
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1992
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