Compare LGBT Rights in Taiwan

Equality Index ?
66 / 100
Legal Index ?
86 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
47 / 100
Public Opinion
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
58% Did not mention homosexuals
42% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
22% Justifiable
41% Not justifiable
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
51% Agree
35% Disagree
Perceived Acceptance of Gay People
(Gallup, 2013)
39% Good place
42% Not a good place
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1947
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2019
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Since 2021
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionAmbiguous
Since 2022
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2002
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (5-year deferral)
Since 2018
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1947
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