Compare LGBT Rights in Tennessee

Equality Index ?
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Public Opinion
Support for LGBT protections by US state
(PRRI, 2018)
64% Favor
0%
Opposition of religiously based refusals to serve gay and lesbian people
(PRRI, 2018)
47% Oppose
0%
Support of same-sex marriage by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
35% Favor
58% Oppose
Support of homosexuality by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
41% Support
53% Oppose
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT IssuesUnknown
Right to change legal genderAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Same-sex adoptionAmbiguous
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Conversion therapyAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqual
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