Acceptance of same-sex relationships (European Union)

May 2019
Date
28
Regions Surveyed


Full Survey Results

In May 2019, the European Commission conducted a survey about "Discrimination in the EU" focusing on people's perceptions, attitudes and opinions of discrimination. The survey included several topics, including religion, minorities, sexual orientation, and gender identity.

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"

Disagree
Agree
  1. 1. Sweden
    5%
    95%
  2. 8%
    92%
  3. 3. Denmark
    7%
    90%
  4. 6%
    88%
  5. 5. Spain
    8%
    89%
  6. 6. Germany
    10%
    86%
  7. 7. France
    11%
    85%
  8. 8. Ireland
    14%
    80%
  9. 9. Belgium
    17%
    82%
  10. 10. Finland
    17%
    79%
  11. 11. Malta
    20%
    73%
  12. 12. Portugal
    27%
    69%
  13. 13. Austria
    30%
    65%
  14. 14. Italy
    34%
    59%
  15. 15. Slovenia
    37%
    60%
  16. 39%
    57%
  17. 17. Estonia
    44%
    49%
  18. 18. Poland
    46%
    49%
  19. 19. Hungary
    53%
    41%
  20. 20. Cyprus
    55%
    40%
  21. 21. Croatia
    58%
    36%
  22. 22. Lithuania
    59%
    35%
  23. 23. Slovakia
    61%
    29%
  24. 24. Romania
    63%
    29%
  25. 25. Latvia
    68%
    25%
  26. 26. Bulgaria
    71%
    20%

Regions are ranked by the percentage of "support" responses out of the total responses (excluding participants who answered "don't know" or refused to answer).