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GBTR
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GBGR (Region)
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GBTR (Region)
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A
100-90 %
B
89-80 %
C
79-70 %
D
69-60 %
F
59-50 %
49-40 %
39-30 %
29-20 %
19-10 %
9-0 %

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F
0%

Most Protecting Countries

2019

1. Belgium
2. Denmark
3. Malta
4. Sweden
5. Uruguay

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F
0%

Most Protecting Countries

2019

1. Denmark
2. Norway
3. Uruguay

2019 Country Scores

The F&M Global Barometer of Gay Rights®

A - Protecting

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Andorra 92%
Australia 93%
Austria 96%
Belgium 100%
Canada 96%
Denmark 100%
Finland 96%
France 96%
Iceland 96%
Ireland 93%
Luxembourg 96%
Malta 100%
Netherlands 93%
New Zealand 93%
Norway 93%
Portugal 96%
Spain 96%
Sweden 100%
United Kingdom 96%
Uruguay 100%

B - Tolerant

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Colombia 85%
Croatia 82%
Cyprus 82%
Czech Republic 82%
Ecuador 82%
Estonia 89%
Germany 85%
Greece 89%
Israel 82%
Liechtenstein 89%
Slovakia 82%
Slovenia 85%
South Africa 85%
Taiwan 82%

C - Resistant

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Albania 70%
Angola 74%
Argentina 78%
Bolivia 78%
Bosnia and Herzegovina 74%
Brazil 74%
Cabo Verde 78%
Chile 78%
Fiji 78%
Georgia 70%
Hungary 78%
Italy 74%
Kosovo 74%
Lithuania 78%
Mexico 70%
Mongolia 74%
Montenegro 74%
Nepal 70%
Romania 78%
Serbia 70%
Suriname 74%
Switzerland 70%
Thailand 74%
United States 78%

D - Intolerant

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Bahamas 63%
Bulgaria 67%
Costa Rica 69%
Hong Kong, China 62%
Japan 63%
Latvia 63%
Macedonia 67%
Micronesia 62%
Monaco 69%
Palau 65%
Timor-Leste 63%
Vietnam 67%

F - Persecuting

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Afghanistan 7%
Algeria 11%
Antigua and Barbuda 30%
Armenia 41%
Azerbaijan 26%
Bahrain 26%
Bangladesh 11%
Barbados 26%
Belarus 22%
Belize 48%
Benin 33%
Bhutan 30%
Botswana 52%
Brunei Darussalam 7%
Burkina Faso 26%
Burundi 22%
Cambodia 56%
Cameroon 15%
Central African Republic 15%
Chad 15%
China 37%
Comoros 15%
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 26%
Cote d’Ivoire 37%
Cuba 59%
Djibouti 22%
Dominica 15%
Dominican Republic 41%
Egypt 22%
El Salvador 41%
Equatorial Guinea 26%
Eritrea 15%
Ethiopia 15%
Gabon 15%
Gambia 11%
Gaza 11%
Ghana 22%
Grenada 31%
Guatemala 37%
Guinea 19%
Guinea-Bissau 59%
Guyana 33%
Haiti 41%
Honduras 56%
India 37%
Indonesia 19%
Iran 4%
Iraq 26%
Jamaica 30%
Jordan 30%
Kazakhstan 37%
Kenya 22%
Kiribati 35%
Kuwait 19%
Kyrgyzstan 30%
Laos 48%
Lebanon 19%
Lesotho 59%
Liberia 15%
Libya 11%
Madagascar 56%
Malawi 22%
Malaysia 15%
Maldives 7%
Mali 37%
Marshall Islands 58%
Mauritania 11%
Mauritius 50%
Moldova 59%
Morocco 19%
Mozambique 52%
Myanmar 22%
Namibia 33%
Nauru 58%
Nicaragua 41%
Niger 48%
Nigeria 7%
North Korea 22%
Oman 15%
Pakistan 7%
Panama 50%
Papua New Guinea 22%
Paraguay 48%
Peru 59%
Philippines 59%
Poland 59%
Qatar 15%
Republic of the Congo 33%
Russia 19%
Rwanda 48%
Samoa 35%
Sao Tome and Principe 59%
Saudi Arabia 4%
Senegal 15%
Seychelles 59%
Sierra Leone 15%
Singapore 37%
Solomon Islands 15%
Somalia 4%
South Korea 56%
South Sudan 11%
Sri Lanka 30%
St. Kitts and Nevis 22%
St. Lucia 31%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 12%
Sudan 15%
Swaziland (Eswatini) 30%
Syria 7%
Tajikistan 22%
Tanzania 7%
Togo 15%
Tonga 26%
Trinidad and Tobago 56%
Tunisia 19%
Turkey 22%
Turkmenistan 11%
Tuvalu 15%
Uganda 7%
Ukraine 59%
United Arab Emirates 7%
Uzbekistan 7%
Vanuatu 58%
Venezuela 59%
West Bank 23%
Yemen 7%
Zambia 11%
Zimbabwe 19%

The F&M Global Barometer of Transgender Rights™

A - Protecting

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Belgium 94%
Canada 94%
Denmark 100%
France 94%
Luxembourg 94%
Malta 94%
Norway 100%
Uruguay 100%

B - Tolerant

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Andorra 81%
Austria 88%
Chile 82%
Croatia 82%
Czech Republic 82%
Estonia 88%
Finland 82%
Germany 88%
Iceland 88%
Ireland 82%
Netherlands 88%
New Zealand 82%
Portugal 88%
South Africa 82%
Sweden 82%
United Kingdom 82%

C - Resistant

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Australia 71%
Bolivia 77%
Bosnia and Herzegovina 71%
Colombia 77%
Ecuador 77%
Greece 77%
India 71%
Israel 77%
Montenegro 77%
Nepal 77%
Peru 71%
Serbia 71%
Slovakia 77%
Slovenia 77%
Switzerland 77%
Taiwan 71%
Thailand 71%

D - Intolerant

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Argentina 65%
Cabo Verde 65%
Costa Rica 69%
Fiji 65%
Italy 65%
Latvia 65%
Liechtenstein 63%
Moldova 65%
Monaco 63%
Palau 63%
Panama 63%
Spain 65%

F - Persecuting

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Afghanistan 18%
Albania 59%
Algeria 24%
Angola 53%
Antigua and Barbuda 35%
Armenia 41%
Azerbaijan 24%
Bahamas 47%
Bahrain 24%
Bangladesh 24%
Barbados 47%
Belarus 41%
Belize 47%
Benin 35%
Bhutan 41%
Botswana 53%
Brazil 59%
Brunei Darussalam 12%
Bulgaria 59%
Burkina Faso 24%
Burundi 29%
Cambodia 47%
Cameroon 18%
Central African Republic 18%
Chad 18%
China 41%
Comoros 18%
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 18%
Cote d’Ivoire 24%
Cuba 35%
Cyprus 53%
Djibouti 24%
Dominica 25%
Dominican Republic 35%
Egypt 18%
El Salvador 53%
Equatorial Guinea 29%
Eritrea 18%
Ethiopia 18%
Gabon 12%
Gambia 12%
Gaza 12%
Georgia 59%
Ghana 29%
Grenada 38%
Guatemala 35%
Guinea 24%
Guinea-Bissau 47%
Guyana 41%
Haiti 47%
Honduras 47%
Hong Kong, China 56%
Hungary 53%
Indonesia 18%
Iran 29%
Iraq 12%
Jamaica 35%
Japan 59%
Jordan 24%
Kazakhstan 29%
Kenya 35%
Kiribati 44%
Kosovo 59%
Kuwait 12%
Kyrgyzstan 47%
Laos 35%
Lebanon 24%
Lesotho 47%
Liberia 18%
Libya 12%
Lithuania 47%
Macedonia 59%
Madagascar 47%
Malawi 12%
Malaysia 6%
Maldives 24%
Mali 24%
Marshall Islands 44%
Mauritania 24%
Mauritius 44%
Mexico 35%
Micronesia 44%
Mongolia 59%
Morocco 24%
Mozambique 41%
Myanmar 29%
Namibia 41%
Nauru 44%
Nicaragua 35%
Niger 35%
Nigeria 18%
North Korea 18%
Oman 12%
Pakistan 47%
Papua New Guinea 24%
Paraguay 35%
Philippines 35%
Poland 53%
Qatar 18%
Republic of the Congo 35%
Romania 53%
Russia 24%
Rwanda 41%
Samoa 50%
Sao Tome and Principe 41%
Saudi Arabia 12%
Senegal 24%
Seychelles 47%
Sierra Leone 24%
Singapore 53%
Solomon Islands 19%
Somalia 18%
South Korea 59%
South Sudan 6%
Sri Lanka 41%
St. Kitts and Nevis 29%
St. Lucia 44%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 19%
Sudan 24%
Suriname 47%
Swaziland (Eswatini) 35%
Syria 6%
Tajikistan 18%
Tanzania 18%
Timor-Leste 59%
Togo 18%
Tonga 24%
Trinidad and Tobago 47%
Tunisia 24%
Turkey 29%
Turkmenistan 12%
Tuvalu 13%
Uganda 12%
Ukraine 53%
United Arab Emirates 12%
United States 41%
Uzbekistan 6%
Vanuatu 50%
Venezuela 41%
Vietnam 59%
West Bank 19%
Yemen 12%
Zambia 18%
Zimbabwe 29%

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