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    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unregistered cohabitation
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Adoption
    Ambiguous
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
Suggest Public Opinion Data

Public Opinion

Perceived Acceptance of Gay People

Ranked #64 out of 119 regions surveyed. (Source: Gallup, 2013)

Question: "Is the city or area where you live a good place or not a good place for homosexuals?"

(63%) Not a good place
Good place (29%)

History

Homosexual activity in Cambodia

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Homosexual activity in Cambodia is legal.

Current status
Legal
There are not any laws in Cambodia criminalizing gay and lesbian sex.
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Same-sex marriage in Cambodia

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Same-sex marriage in Cambodia is unregistered cohabitation.

Current status
Since Jun 2021
Unregistered cohabitation
Cambodian national law does not recognize same sex marriage. Some provinces have begun recognizing lesbian partnerships as marriages. As of June 2021, same sex relationship recognition offering limited legal rights known as "declaration of family relationship" was available in 68 Communes.
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Until Feb 28, 2018
Ambiguous
Civil unions under family partnership.One same sex couple has got married.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Cambodia

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Cambodia is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Cambodia, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
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Right to change legal gender in Cambodia

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Right to change legal gender in Cambodia is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
Cambodia dosent recognize nor have any laws changing of gender
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Cambodia

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Cambodia is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Cambodia

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LGBT discrimination in Cambodia is no protections.

Current status
No protections
Despite Cambodia not decriminalizing homosexuality,it has no protection laws either
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LGBT employment discrimination in Cambodia

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LGBT employment discrimination in Cambodia is no protections.

Current status
No protections
No protections.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Cambodia

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LGBT housing discrimination in Cambodia is no protections.

Current status
No protections
Not in Constitution.
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Same-sex adoption in Cambodia

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Same-sex adoption in Cambodia is ambiguous.

Current status
Since 2012
Ambiguous
Cambodia no longer bans gay foreign couples from adopting. It is unclear if gay and lesbian Cambodian citizens can adopt.
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Jan 1, 2012–Sep 8, 2018
Legal
Nationwide.
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Ambiguous
Cambodia banned adoption by gay and lesbian foreigners. It is unclear if gay and lesbian Cambodians could adopt.
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Serving openly in military in Cambodia

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Serving openly in military in Cambodia is legal.

Current status
Legal
Missing discrimination protections.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Cambodia

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Blood donations by MSMs in Cambodia is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Conversion therapy in Cambodia

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Conversion therapy in Cambodia is not banned.

Current status
Not banned
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in Cambodia

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Equal age of consent in Cambodia is equal.

Current status
Equal
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