Perceptions of local area as a "good place" for gay and lesbian people

Source
Date
June 21, 2023
Regions Surveyed
124

Full Survey Results

In 2023, Gallup conducted an extensive poll asking people in 123 countries and regions whether the city or area they lived in was a "good place" for gay and lesbian people to live in. Gallup's publicly available version of this poll did not include the per-country results of the "not a good place" answers.

Question: "Is the city or area where you live a good place or not a good place to live for gay or lesbian people?"

Good Place
Survey Average
40.8%
  1. 1. Sweden
    91%
  2. 2. Norway
    90%
  3. 3. Canada
    89%
  4. 89%
  5. 5. Spain
    87%
  6. 6. Iceland
    87%
  7. 87%
  8. 86%
  9. 9. Nepal
    86%
  10. 10. Denmark
    84%
  11. 11. Malta
    84%
  12. 12. Finland
    83%
  13. 82%
  14. 81%
  15. 81%
  16. 16. Uruguay
    79%
  17. 17. Ireland
    79%
  18. 79%
  19. 19. Belgium
    78%
  20. 76%
  21. 21. Italy
    74%
  22. 22. France
    73%
  23. 73%
  24. 24. Brazil
    71%
  25. 25. Germany
    71%
  26. 26. Austria
    70%
  27. 27. Mexico
    69%
  28. 28. Chile
    68%
  29. 29. Portugal
    68%
  30. 30. Argentina
    67%
  31. 31. Vietnam
    67%
  32. 66%
  33. 65%
  34. 65%
  35. 35. India
    63%
  36. 62%
  37. 37. Taiwan
    60%
  38. 38. Hong Kong
    60%
  39. 39. Singapore
    59%
  40. 40. Colombia
    58%
  41. 41. Slovenia
    57%
  42. 42. Myanmar
    57%
  43. 43. Venezuela
    53%
  44. 44. Mauritius
    48%
  45. 45. Laos
    47%
  46. 47%
  47. 47. China
    47%
  48. 48. Estonia
    46%
  49. 49. Greece
    45%
  50. 50. Panama
    45%
  51. 51. Thailand
    45%
  52. 52. Israel
    44%
  53. 53. Ecuador
    44%
  54. 54. Hungary
    43%
  55. 55. Cambodia
    43%
  56. 56. Nicaragua
    42%
  57. 57. Cyprus
    42%
  58. 41%
  59. 59. Honduras
    41%
  60. 60. Bolivia
    40%
  61. 61. Peru
    40%
  62. 62. Cyprus
    38%
  63. 63. Guatemala
    37%
  64. 36%
  65. 36%
  66. 66. Uganda
    35%
  67. 67. Lithuania
    35%
  68. 68. Latvia
    35%
  69. 69. Japan
    34%
  70. 70. Paraguay
    34%
  71. 71. Slovakia
    33%
  72. 72. Lesotho
    33%
  73. 73. Botswana
    31%
  74. 74. Croatia
    31%
  75. 75. Poland
    29%
  76. 76. Namibia
    28%
  77. 27%
  78. 78. Kenya
    27%
  79. 79. Sri Lanka
    24%
  80. 80. Bulgaria
    23%
  81. 81. Eswatini
    22%
  82. 82. Jamaica
    22%
  83. 21%
  84. 84. Benin
    20%
  85. 20%
  86. 86. Tanzania
    19%
  87. 87. Romania
    18%
  88. 88. Serbia
    18%
  89. 17%
  90. 90. Comoros
    16%
  91. 91. Guinea
    16%
  92. 92. Togo
    15%
  93. 93. Niger
    15%
  94. 14%
  95. 95. Turkey
    13%
  96. 96. Chad
    13%
  97. 97. Gabon
    13%
  98. 98. Mali
    13%
  99. 99. Liberia
    13%
  100. 100. Cameroon
    12%
  101. 10%
  102. 102. Mongolia
    10%
  103. 103. Kyrgyzstan
    9%
  104. 104. Albania
    9%
  105. 105. Malaysia
    9%
  106. 106. Georgia
    9%
  107. 107. Zimbabwe
    9%
  108. 108. Moldova
    8%
  109. 109. Kosovo
    8%
  110. 110. Kazakhstan
    8%
  111. 7%
  112. 112. Indonesia
    7%
  113. 113. Ghana
    7%
  114. 114. Azerbaijan
    7%
  115. 115. Zambia
    6%
  116. 6%
  117. 6%
  118. 118. Nigeria
    5%
  119. 119. Senegal
    4%
  120. 120. Malawi
    4%
  121. 121. Gambia
    4%
  122. 122. Palestine
    4%
  123. 123. Lebanon
    4%
  124. 124. Armenia
    3%

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).