Compare LGBT Rights in Wisconsin

Equality Index ?
74 / 100
Legal Index ?
82 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
67 / 100
Law
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2014
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2020
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation only
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2014
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2023
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2021
Equal age of consentEqual
Public Opinion
Support for same-sex marriage (US)
(PRRI American Values Atlas, March 11–December 14, 2021)
72% Favor
26% Oppose
Support for same-sex marriage (US)
(PRRI American Values Atlas, March 8–November 9, 2021)
73% Favor
26% Oppose
Support for same-sex marriage (US)
(PRRI American Values Atlas, January 7–December 20, 2020)
71% Favor
27% Oppose
Support for LGBT protections by US state
(PRRI, 2018)
67% Favor
0%
Opposition of religiously based refusals to serve gay and lesbian people
(PRRI, 2018)
58% Oppose
0%
Support for same-sex marriage (US)
(PRRI American Values Atlas, January 4–December 30, 2017)
66% Favor
26% Oppose
Support for same-sex marriage (US)
(PRRI American Values Atlas, January 6, 2016–January 10, 2017)
63% Favor
29% Oppose
Support for same-sex marriage (US)
(PRRI American Values Atlas, January 7, 2015–January 7, 2016)
55% Favor
36% Oppose
Support for same-sex marriage (US)
(PRRI American Values Atlas, January 2, 2014–January 4, 2015)
59% Favor
33% Oppose
Support of same-sex marriage by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
58% Favor
37% Oppose
Support of homosexuality by US state
(Pew Research, 2014)
66% Support
30% Oppose
Support for same-sex marriage
(The Williams Institute, 2011-2012)
47% Support
53% Oppose
Support for same-sex marriage
(The Williams Institute, 2004)
32% Support
68% Oppose
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