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    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    Illegal in some contexts
    Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (1-year deferral)
    Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
Suggest Public Opinion Data

Public Opinion

Acceptance of homosexuals as neighbors

Ranked #42 out of 79 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors?"

(37.4%) Mentioned homosexuals
Did not mention homosexuals (60%)

Justifiability of homosexuality

Ranked #26 out of 79 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "Please tell me for each of the following statements whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between."

(28%) Not justifiable
Justifiable (31.1%)

Opinion on same-sex couples as parents

Ranked #51 out of 74 countries surveyed. (Source: World Values Survey, 2017-2020)

Question: "Homosexual couples are as good parents as other couples"

(58%) Disagree
Agree (16.3%)

"Should society accept homosexuality?" (2019)

Ranked #23 out of 34 countries surveyed. (Source: Pew Research Center, May‚ÄďOctober, 2019)

Question: "Should society accept homosexuality?"

(46%) No
Yes (44%)

Perceived prevalence of discrimination against sexual orientation (European Union)

Ranked #2 out of 28 countries surveyed. (Source: Eurobarometer, May 2019)

Question: "For each of the following types of discrimination, could you please tell me whether, in your opinion, it is very widespread, fairly widespread, fairly rare or very rare in (OUR COUNTRY)? Discrimination on the basis of: Sexual orientation (being gay, lesbian, bisexual)"

(25%) Widespread
Rare (55%)

Perceived prevalence of discrimination against transgender people (European Union)

Ranked #2 out of 28 countries surveyed. (Source: Eurobarometer, May 2019)

Question: "For each of the following types of discrimination, could you please tell me whether, in your opinion, it is very widespread, fairly widespread, fairly rare or very rare in (OUR COUNTRY)? Discrimination on the basis of: Being transgender"

(20%) Widespread
Rare (51%)

Acceptance of same-sex relationships (European Union)

Ranked #25 out of 28 countries surveyed. (Source: Eurobarometer, May 2019)

Question: "To what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements?: There is nothing wrong in a sexual relationship between two persons of the same sex"

(61%) Disagree
Agree (29%)

Support for transgender people changing legal gender (European Union)

Ranked #25 out of 28 countries surveyed. (Source: Eurobarometer, May 2019)

Question: "Do you think that transgender persons should be able to change their civil documents to match their inner gender identity?"

(56%) No
Yes (25%)

Perceived Acceptance of Gay People

Ranked #38 out of 119 countries surveyed. (Source: Gallup, 2013)

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

(36%) Not a good place
Good place (32%)

History

Homosexual activity in Slovakia

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Homosexual activity in Slovakia is legal.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1961
Legal
Homosexuality was legalized in the former Czechoslovakia.
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Same-sex marriage in Slovakia

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Same-sex marriage in Slovakia is unrecognized.

Current status
Unrecognized
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Slovakia

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Slovakia is no censorship.

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

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Right to change legal gender in Slovakia is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Legal, requirements ambiguously defined.
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Jan 1, 2016–Sep 9, 2018
Ambiguous
Requires surgery and sterilization. Ruled illegal under EU court.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Slovakia

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

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Slovakia

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LGBT discrimination in Slovakia is illegal in some contexts.

Current status
Since May 22, 2013
Illegal in some contexts
Homophobia is now considered hate speech
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LGBT employment discrimination in Slovakia

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LGBT employment discrimination in Slovakia is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 2008
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under the amendment in the Anti-Discrimination Act.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Slovakia

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LGBT housing discrimination in Slovakia is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 2008
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under the amendment Anti-Discrimination Act.
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Same-sex adoption in Slovakia

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Same-sex adoption in Slovakia is single only.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 2017
Single only
Missing joint adoption and step child adoption.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Slovakia

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Slovakia is legal.

Current status
Legal
Only place you can not serve is in Cyprus.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Slovakia

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Blood donations by MSMs in Slovakia is banned (1-year deferral).

Current status
Banned (1-year deferral)
Changes pending.
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Conversion therapy in Slovakia

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Conversion therapy in Slovakia is not banned.

Current status
Since Jan 22, 2018
Not banned
Not criminalized or regulated. However it is widely condemned.
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Equal age of consent in Slovakia

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Equal age of consent in Slovakia is equal.

Current status
Equal
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