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

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How was this score calculated? See the project methodology

Most Improved Country

Denmark

Current Score 2017
The F&M Global Barometer of Gay Rights®
A 100%
The F&M Global Barometer of Transgender Rights™
A 100%
2011 Score
GBGR
A96%
GBTR
B87%

2017 Country Scores

The F&M Global Barometer of Gay Rights®

A - Protecting

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

B - Tolerant

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Andorra 88%
Argentina 81%
Australia 85%
Chile 81%
Colombia 85%
Croatia 81%
Cyprus 81%
Germany 85%
Greece 81%
Hungary 81%
Israel 85%
Liechtenstein 88%
Portugal 85%
United States 81%

C - Resistant

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Albania 70%
Cabo Verde 70%
Czech Republic 78%
Estonia 78%
Italy 74%
Latvia 70%
Lithuania 78%
Montenegro 70%
Romania 70%
Serbia 70%
Slovakia 78%
South Africa 74%
Switzerland 74%
Taiwan 74%
Thailand 70%
Venezuela 70%

D - Intolerant

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Brazil 67%
Costa Rica 69%
Cuba 63%
Ecuador 67%
Georgia 67%
Hong Kong, China 67%
Kosovo 65%
Mexico 67%
Monaco 62%
Nicaragua 63%
Poland 67%
Suriname 67%
Vietnam 63%

F - Persecuting

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Afghanistan 4%
Algeria 15%
Angola 26%
Antigua and Barbuda 22%
Armenia 41%
Azerbaijan 26%
Bahamas 56%
Bahrain 30%
Bangladesh 11%
Barbados 22%
Belarus 19%
Belize 44%
Benin 37%
Bhutan 26%
Bolivia 59%
Bosnia and Herzegovina 48%
Botswana 33%
Brunei Darussalam 15%
Bulgaria 59%
Burkina Faso 26%
Burundi 26%
Cambodia 52%
Cameroon 15%
Central African Republic 22%
Chad 15%
China 41%
Comoros 15%
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 19%
Cote d’Ivoire 26%
Djibouti 15%
Dominica 19%
Dominican Republic 33%
Egypt 15%
El Salvador 59%
Equatorial Guinea 37%
Eritrea 15%
Ethiopia 15%
Fiji 59%
Gabon 41%
Gambia 11%
Gaza 26%
Ghana 22%
Grenada 27%
Guatemala 41%
Guinea 19%
Guinea-Bissau 52%
Guyana 37%
Haiti 35%
Honduras 56%
India 30%
Indonesia 19%
Iran 4%
Iraq 11%
Jamaica 26%
Japan 56%
Jordan 22%
Kazakhstan 33%
Kenya 22%
Kiribati 35%
Kuwait 19%
Kyrgyzstan 30%
Laos 52%
Lebanon 26%
Lesotho 52%
Liberia 15%
Libya 11%
Macedonia 48%
Madagascar 22%
Malawi 26%
Malaysia 11%
Maldives 15%
Mali 26%
Marshall Islands 54%
Mauritania 7%
Mauritius 42%
Micronesia 46%
Moldova 48%
Mongolia 56%
Morocco 11%
Mozambique 52%
Myanmar 22%
Namibia 44%
Nauru 42%
Nepal 59%
Niger 26%
Nigeria 7%
North Korea 22%
Oman 15%
Pakistan 11%
Palau 50%
Panama 58%
Papua New Guinea 19%
Paraguay 41%
Peru 59%
Philippines 59%
Qatar 7%
Republic of the Congo 26%
Russia 30%
Rwanda 48%
Samoa 35%
Sao Tome and Principe 56%
Saudi Arabia 0%
Senegal 15%
Seychelles 52%
Sierra Leone 15%
Singapore 37%
Solomon Islands 15%
Somalia 0%
South Korea 56%
South Sudan 11%
Sri Lanka 22%
St. Kitts and Nevis 19%
St. Lucia 27%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 15%
Sudan 4%
Swaziland (Eswatini) 22%
Syria 7%
Tajikistan 26%
Tanzania 11%
Timor-Leste 59%
Togo 19%
Tonga 22%
Trinidad and Tobago 33%
Tunisia 19%
Turkey 19%
Turkmenistan 15%
Tuvalu 15%
Uganda 11%
Ukraine 56%
United Arab Emirates 7%
Uzbekistan 11%
Vanuatu 58%
West Bank 11%
Yemen 0%
Zambia 19%
Zimbabwe 19%

The F&M Global Barometer of Transgender Rights™

A - Protecting

Sort By
Denmark 100%
France 93%
Malta 93%
Norway 93%
Uruguay 93%

B - Tolerant

Sort By
Australia 80%
Canada 80%
Estonia 80%
Finland 80%
Germany 87%
Iceland 86%
Ireland 80%
Netherlands 80%
New Zealand 80%
Portugal 80%
Sweden 87%
United Kingdom 87%

C - Resistant

Sort By
Austria 73%
Belgium 73%
Bulgaria 73%
Hungary 73%
Israel 73%
Luxembourg 73%
Switzerland 73%

D - Intolerant

Sort By
Albania 60%
Andorra 64%
Argentina 67%
Bolivia 67%
Botswana 67%
Chile 67%
Colombia 67%
Croatia 67%
Czech Republic 67%
Ecuador 67%
Georgia 60%
Greece 60%
India 60%
Italy 60%
Kosovo 64%
Latvia 60%
Montenegro 60%
Nepal 67%
Peru 67%
Serbia 67%
Slovakia 67%
South Korea 60%
Spain 67%
Taiwan 60%

F - Persecuting

Sort By
Afghanistan 13%
Algeria 20%
Angola 20%
Antigua and Barbuda 27%
Armenia 33%
Azerbaijan 13%
Bahamas 33%
Bahrain 20%
Bangladesh 20%
Barbados 27%
Belarus 20%
Belize 33%
Benin 27%
Bhutan 27%
Bosnia and Herzegovina 27%
Brazil 40%
Brunei Darussalam 13%
Burkina Faso 27%
Burundi 27%
Cabo Verde 53%
Cambodia 40%
Cameroon 13%
Central African Republic 20%
Chad 13%
China 27%
Comoros 13%
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 13%
Costa Rica 43%
Cote d’Ivoire 27%
Cuba 47%
Cyprus 47%
Djibouti 13%
Dominica 14%
Dominican Republic 20%
Egypt 13%
El Salvador 33%
Equatorial Guinea 33%
Eritrea 13%
Ethiopia 13%
Fiji 47%
Gabon 20%
Gambia 13%
Gaza 20%
Ghana 33%
Grenada 36%
Guatemala 33%
Guinea 27%
Guinea-Bissau 27%
Guyana 33%
Haiti 29%
Honduras 40%
Hong Kong, China 53%
Indonesia 20%
Iran 20%
Iraq 20%
Jamaica 40%
Japan 47%
Jordan 20%
Kazakhstan 27%
Kenya 33%
Kiribati 43%
Kuwait 13%
Kyrgyzstan 27%
Laos 40%
Lebanon 33%
Lesotho 47%
Liberia 13%
Libya 7%
Liechtenstein 57%
Lithuania 47%
Macedonia 33%
Madagascar 27%
Malawi 27%
Malaysia 7%
Maldives 13%
Mali 7%
Marshall Islands 29%
Mauritania 13%
Mauritius 36%
Mexico 33%
Micronesia 21%
Moldova 40%
Monaco 21%
Mongolia 47%
Morocco 13%
Mozambique 27%
Myanmar 33%
Namibia 53%
Nauru 14%
Nicaragua 27%
Niger 20%
Nigeria 13%
North Korea 13%
Oman 13%
Pakistan 33%
Palau 36%
Panama 50%
Papua New Guinea 7%
Paraguay 33%
Philippines 33%
Poland 47%
Qatar 13%
Republic of the Congo 33%
Romania 40%
Russia 13%
Rwanda 40%
Samoa 50%
Sao Tome and Principe 27%
Saudi Arabia 0%
Senegal 20%
Seychelles 33%
Sierra Leone 20%
Singapore 40%
Slovenia 47%
Solomon Islands 14%
Somalia 13%
South Africa 53%
South Sudan 13%
Sri Lanka 33%
St. Kitts and Nevis 7%
St. Lucia 36%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 14%
Sudan 7%
Suriname 40%
Swaziland (Eswatini) 27%
Syria 7%
Tajikistan 20%
Tanzania 13%
Thailand 53%
Timor-Leste 20%
Togo 27%
Tonga 33%
Trinidad and Tobago 20%
Tunisia 27%
Turkey 13%
Turkmenistan 7%
Tuvalu 14%
Uganda 13%
Ukraine 40%
United Arab Emirates 13%
United States 33%
Uzbekistan 13%
Vanuatu 43%
Venezuela 33%
Vietnam 53%
West Bank 13%
Yemen 13%
Zambia 20%
Zimbabwe 13%

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