Compare LGBT Rights in Vietnam

Equality Index ?
50 / 100
Legal Index ?
55 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
44 / 100
Public Opinion
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, June 21, 2023)
67% Good Place
0%
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
24% Justifiable
23% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2017-2022)
24% Did not mention homosexuals
76% Mentioned homosexuals
Opinion on same-sex couples as parents
(World Values Survey, 2017-2020)
67% Agree
19% Disagree
Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people
(Gallup, 2013)
21% Good place
41% Not a good place
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2005-2009)
1% Justifiable
75% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2005-2009)
71% Did not mention homosexuals
29% Mentioned homosexuals
Justifiability of homosexuality
(World Values Survey, 2000-2004)
2% Justifiable
80% Not justifiable
Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors
(World Values Survey, 2000-2004)
61% Did not mention homosexuals
39% Mentioned homosexuals
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2017
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1992
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1992
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1992
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2000
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1992
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2022
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1999
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