Support for insurance coverage of gender transition costs

Source
Date
February-March 2023
Regions Surveyed
30

Full Survey Results

Between February and March 2023, Ipsos conducted an LGBT+ Pride survey asking about various LGBT+ topics. Ipsos surveyed more than 22,500 adults under the age of 75 across 30 countries.

Question: "How much do you agree or disagree with the following? Health insurance systems should cover the costs of gender transition no differently than the costs of other medical procedures."

Strongly/somewhat disagree
Strongly/somewhat agree
Survey Average
39.4%
47.1%
  1. 1. Chile
    26%
    66%
  2. 25%
    64%
  3. 23%
    60%
  4. 4. Italy
    30%
    61%
  5. 29%
    58%
  6. 28%
    56%
  7. 7. Spain
    34%
    56%
  8. 35%
    56%
  9. 9. Brazil
    35%
    53%
  10. 36%
    54%
  11. 11. Germany
    35%
    50%
  12. 12. Belgium
    34%
    49%
  13. 13. Ireland
    37%
    48%
  14. 14. Turkey
    35%
    46%
  15. 41%
    48%
  16. 16. Colombia
    41%
    48%
  17. 17. France
    40%
    45%
  18. 18. Japan
    38%
    41%
  19. 19. Australia
    42%
    45%
  20. 20. Mexico
    44%
    46%
  21. 21. Peru
    46%
    46%
  22. 22. Sweden
    42%
    41%
  23. 23. Poland
    42%
    39%
  24. 43%
    39%
  25. 25. Canada
    47%
    40%
  26. 49%
    37%
  27. 48%
    36%
  28. 28. Romania
    55%
    33%
  29. 29. Hungary
    59%
    25%
  30. 64%
    28%

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).